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Population Health Sciences

Additional resources and systematic reviews

The following resources may also be useful in your studying and research. 


Systematic reviews


Grey literature

Grey literature is created by researchers and practitioners but is not published in journals or books. Here are some sources of grey literature.  


Conference proceedings (another form of grey literature) are included in many bibliographic databases including Embase, Web of Science and CINAHL. 

Useful books

Cochrane handbook for systematic reviews of interventions

The "gold standard guide" for doing a systematic review.

How to read a paper : the basics of evidence-based medicine and healthcare

A recommended book. See Chapter 2: Searching the literature.