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Table 2 Detailed description of the recommendations to conduct and/or report a systematic review

From: Recommendations to conduct and report systematic reviews in medical literature: a scoping review

Recommendation (citations) Type of study Purpose Subject Organization Studies included
Aromataris E and Pearson A, 2014 [1]
Stern C et al., 2014 [2]
Aromataris E and Riitano D, 2014 [3]
Porritt K et al., 2014 [4]
Munn Z et al., 2014 [5]
Robertson-Malt S, 2014 [6]
Review Conducting and Reporting Nursing practice The Joanna Briggs Institute Any
Brown PA et al., 2012 [7] Review Conducting Rehabilitation research Any
Campbell JM et al., 2015 [8] Consensus study Conducting Diagnostic test The Joanna Briggs Institute Diagnostic test accuracy studies
Centre for Reviews and Dissemination’s guidance, 2009 [9] Review Conducting and reporting Any, Diagnostic tests, Prognostic tests, Public health interventions, Adverse Effects, Economic evaluations, Qualitative evidence Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York Any
Chalmers I et al., 1993 [10] Review Conducting Pregnancy and childcare RCT
Chou R et al., 2018 [11] Consensus study Conducting and Reporting Harms AHRQ Adverse events
Cochrane Back and Neck Group, 2003, 2009, 2014, 2015 [12–15] Consensus study Conducting and reporting Neck and back pain, and related spinal disorders The Cochrane Collaboration Clinical trials
Cochrane Diagnostic Test Accuracy Working Group, 2008 [16] Consensus study Conducting and reporting Diagnostic accuracy The Cochrane Collaboration Diagnostic test accuracy studies
Cochrane Handbook for systematic reviews of interventions, 2011 [17] Review Conducting and reporting Any, Adverse effects, Economic evidence, Qualitative research, Public health and health promotion The Cochrane Collaboration Any
Cook DA and West CP, 2012 [18] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
COSMIN guideline, 2018 [19] Consensus study Conducting Patient-reported outcome measures COSMIN Any
Cronin P et al., 2018 [20] Review Conducting Diagnostic accuracy (imaging) Diagnostic imaging studies
Cronin P, 2008 [21] Consensus study Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Crowther DM, 2013 [22] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Crowther M et al., 2010 [23] Review Conducting Any Any
Da Costa BR and Jüni P, 2014 [24] Review Conducting and Reporting Any RCT
Davis D, 2016 [25] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
de Vet HC et al., 2005 [26] Consensus study Conducting Physiotherapy RCT
Debray TPA et al., 2017 [27] Review Conducting and Reporting Prediction model performance Validation studies
Dijkers MP et al., 2012 [28] Review Conducting and reporting Rehabilitation research Any
Fares M et al., 2016 [29] Review Conducting Cardiology Any
Gomersall et al., 2015 [30] Consensus study Conducting Economic The Joanna Briggs Institute Economic evaluations
Goodacre S, 2009 [31] Review Conducting Any Any
Guise JM et al., 2014 (a) [32]
Guise JM et al., 2017 (b) [33]
Kelly MP et al., 2017 [34]
Butler M et al., 2017 [35]
Viswanathan M et al., 2017 [36]
Pigott T et al., 2017 [37]
PRISMA-CI: Guise JM et al., 2017 (c) [38]; Guise JM et al., 2017 (d) [39]
Consensus study Conducting and Reporting Complex multicomponent health care interventions AHRQ Any
Haase SC, 2011 [40] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Harris JD et al., 2014 [41] Review Conducting and Reporting Sports medicine and orthopedic surgery Any
Henderson LK et al., 2010 [42] Consensus study Conducting and Reporting Nephrology The Cochrane Collaboration Any
Hoffmann S et al., 2017 [43] Review Conducting and Reporting Toxicology Any
Hopp L and Rittenmeyer L, 2015 [44] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Joanna Briggs Institute Reviewers’ Manual, 2017 [45] Consensus study Conducting and reporting Any, Qualitative evidence, Quantitative evidence, Economic evidence, Textual e non-research evidence, Text and opinion data JBI Any
Jones T and Evans D, 2000 [46] Review Conducting Nursing practice RCT
Kalra R et al., 2017 [47] Review Conducting and Reporting Cardiology Any
Kelley BP and Chung KC, 2018 [48] Review Conducting and Reporting Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Any
Khan KS et al., 2003 [49] Review Conducting Any Any
Khan KS, 2005 [50] Review Conducting Diagnostic test accuracy Diagnostic test accuracy studies
Koretz RL and Lipman TO, 2017 [51] Review Conducting and Reporting Any RCT
Kranke P, 2010 [52] Review Conducting Any Clinical trials
Leeflang MM, 2014 [53] Review Conducting Diagnostic test accuracy Diagnostic test accuracy
Lipp A, 2003 [54] Review Conducting and Reporting Surgical face marks* RCT
Liu Z et al., 2013 [55] Review Conducting Diagnostic test and prognostic test Diagnostic and prognostic test accuracy evaluations
Manchikanti L et al., 2009 (a) [56]
Manchikanti L et al., 2009 (b) [57]
Manchikanti L et al., 2009 (c) [58]
Review Conducting and Reporting Interventional pain management RCT, Observational studies, Diagnostic tests
Marchevsky AM and Wick MR, 2015 [59] Review Conducting Pathology Any
Marshall G and Sykes AE, 2011 [60] Review Conducting and Reporting Radiography Any
Matchar DB, 2012 [61]
Samson D and Schoelles KM, 2012 [62]
Segal, 2012 [63]
Relevo R, 2012 [64]
Santaguida PL et al., 2012 [65]
Hartmann KE et al., 2012 [66]
Singh S et al., 2012 [67]
Trikalinos TA et al.,2012 (a) [68]
Trikalinos TA and Balion CM, 2012 [69]
Trikalinos TA et al., 2012 (b) [70]
Jonas DE et al., 2012 [71]
Rector TS et al., 2012 [72]
Review Conducting Medical tests, Genetic tests, Prognostic tests AHRQ and JGIM Medical tests, genetic tests, and prognostic tests
Menzies D, 2011 [73] Review Conducting and Reporting Tuberculosis Any
Methodology of the European Association of Urology, 2018 [74] Consensus study Conducting Urology European Association of Urology Any
Methods Guide for Effectiveness and Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, 2014 [75] Consensus study Conducting and reporting Any AHRQ Any
Milner KA, 2015 [76] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Moola S et al., 2015 [77] Consensus study Conducting Any The Joanna Briggs Institute Etiology studies
Munn Z et al., 2015 [78] Consensus study Conducting Any The Joanna Briggs Institute Observational studies reporting prevalence and cumulative incidence data
Neely JG et al., 2010 [79] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Nguyen NH and Singh S, 2018 [80] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Nicholson PJ, [81] Review Conducting and Reporting Occupational therapy Any
Noordzij M et al., 2011 [82] Review Conducting Nephrology Any
Pollock A and Berge E, 2018 [83] Review Conducting Stroke (rehabilitation) Any
PRISMA, 2009, 2010 [84–93] Consensus study Reporting Any PRISMA Any
PRISMA Harms, 2016 [94] Consensus study Reporting Adverse events PRISMA Any
PRISMA-DTA, 2018 [95] Consensus study Reporting Any PRISMA Diagnostic Test Accuracy Studies
PRISMA-E, 2012, 2015, 2016 [96–98] Consensus study Reporting Any PRISMA Evidence on equity
PRISMA-IPD, 2015 [99] Consensus study Reporting Any PRISMA Any
PRISMA-NMA, 2015, 2016 [100,101] Consensus study Reporting Any PRISMA Network meta-analysis
PRISMA-P, 2015 [102,103] Consensus study Reporting Any PRISMA Protocols
Ravindran V and Shankar S, 2015 [104] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Rew L, 2011 [105] Review Conducting Pediatric nursing Any
Riesenberg LA and Justice EM, 2014 [106, 107] Review Conducting Any Any
Rudnicka AR and Owen CG, 2012 [108] Review Conducting Ophthalmology Any
Sambunjak D and Franić M, 2012 [109] Review Conducting Orthopedic surgery Any
Sayers A, 2008 (a) [110]
Sayers A, 2007 (b) [111]
Sayers A, 2008 (c) [112]
Sayers A, 2007 (d) [113]
Review Conducting Any Any
Schweizer ML and Nair R, 2017 [114] Review Conducting and reporting Any Any
Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association, 2017 [115] Consensus study Conducting Cardiac Prevention and Treatment American Heart Association Any
Shenkin SD et al., 2017 [116] Review Conducting and Reporting Healthcare of older people Studies of older people
Sousa MR and Ribeiro AL, 2009 [117] Review Conducting and reporting Diagnostic and prognostic Diagnostic and Prognostic Studies
Standards of World Association of Laser Therapy, 2006 [118] Consensus study Conducting and Reporting Low-Level Laser Therapy for Musculoskeletal Pain and Disorders World Association of Laser Therapy Clinical trials
Staunton M, 2007 [119]
Halligan S and Altman DG, 2007 [120]
Review Conducting Radiology Any
The EBA process, 2016 [121] Review Conducting and Reporting Anatomy Anatomical studies
Thrift AG, 2010 [122] Review Conducting Any Observational studies
Uman LS, 2011 [123] Review Conducting and Reporting Any Any
Umscheid CA, 2013 [124] Review Conducting Any Any
van Mastrigt GA et al., 2016 [125]
Thielen FW et al., 2016 [126]
Wijnen B et al., 2016 [127]
Review Conducting Economic Economic evaluations
Wanden-Berghe C and Sanz-Valero J, 2012 [128] Review Conducting Nutrition Any
White A and Schmidt K, 2005 [129] Review Conducting Any Any
Wieseler B and McGauran N, 2010 [130] Review Reporting Any Any
Yanagawa B et al., 2018 [131] Review Conducting Cardiac surgery Any
  1. AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality