University of Bergen Library
Course by the Medical Library

Course in systematic reviews on February 3, 2021 (Zoom)

Free digital course for students and employees at the Faculty of Medicine and Helse Bergen

Writing a systematic review has become quite popular within medicine and health sciences. There are specific methodical requirements for this kind of summaries.

The course “Introduction to systematic reviews” covers the following issues:

  • What is a Systematic Review
  • Overview about relevant databases for finding systematic reviews
  • Preliminary searches
  • Writing a protocol
  • Documentation of search strategies
  • Tools for data management and quality appraisal
  • Reporting standards
  • The role of the library

Demonstration and exercises. The course will be held in English unless all participants speak Norwegian. Maximum 20 participants, minimum 5. The Zoom meeting link will be sent to all registered participants a few days in advance.

If you have questions related to this course, please contact Regina Küfner Lein.

This course does not cover search techniques nor functionality in different databases, nor give information on use of EndNote. For these issues, see other courses at the library:

Searching in Pubmed and Embase
Introduction to EndNote