Design and interpretation of systematic reviews and meta-analyses


  • Modality


  • Aimed at
    Staff of health care institutions


  • Duration
    25 hours


Overall objective

Learn how to develop a systematic review and meta-analysis from the formulation of the question to the publication of the article.


Specific objectives

  • To know the different types of reviews and important concepts, as well as their importance in evidence-based medicine.
  • Learn how to justify a research question and know the structure of a protocol.
  • Learn how to organize the search for studies to be included in a systematic review.
  • Learn how to create databases and move from “Big Data” to “Smart Data”.
  • Learn the main tools of meta-analysis evaluation and understand the meaning of the results.