- Framework of problems / Objective
- Literature searches not validated by information specialist
- Reporting quality of search methods in systematic reviews of HIV behavioral interventions (2000–2010): are the searches clearly explained, systematic and reproducible?
|M. M. Mullins
|RESEARCH SYNTHESIS METHODS
|Year Of Publishing
Methods not described to enable replication
Literature searches not validated by information specialist
Search strategy not provided
|Number of systematic reviews included
|Summary of Findings
|Six elements were found to be less well reported across systematic reviews: describing the interface used to search each database, the years included in the electronic search, a complete search strategy for at least one or more of the databases, the language limitations applied and consulting or including an experienced searcher
|Did the article find that the problem(s) led to qualitative changes in interpretation of the results?
|Are the methods of the article described in enough detail to replicate the study?