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*Public Health: Evidence, Health Data & Statistics

A guide for students doing research on public health topics.

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Examples of a critical evaluation study

Katikireddi SV  (2014). How do systematic reviews incorporate risk of bias assessments into the synthesis of evidence? A methodological study.  J Epidemiol Community Health 2015 Feb;69(2):189-95. doi: 10.1136/jech-2014-204711

Sheehan MC (2015).  Use of Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis in Environmental Health Epidemiology: a Systematic Review and Comparison with Guidelines. Curr Environ Health Rep 2015 Sep;2(3):272-83. doi: 10.1007/s40572-015-0062-z