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Strength of Evidence

Presentation Jun 26, 2010

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Due to greater interest in comparative effectiveness research and a desire to expand capacity to conduct Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, AHRQ produced training modules to assist faculty engaged in educating investigators and clinicians interested in systematic review methods in the methodological framework and guidance outlined in AHRQ's Methods Guide for Effectiveness and Comparative Effectiveness Reviews.

This presentation focuses on grading the strength of evidence, a task in the fourth of five steps, "Analyze and Synthesize Studies," in the systematic review process. It is the thirteenth of 14 presentations in the Training Modules for the Methods Guide for Effectiveness and Comparative Effectiveness Reviews.

Project Timeline

Grading the Strength of a Body of Evidence When Assessing Health Care Interventions: An Update

Jul 25, 2012
Topic Initiated
Jun 26, 2010
Presentation
Page last reviewed January 2020
Page originally created November 2017

Internet Citation: Presentation: Strength of Evidence. Content last reviewed January 2020. Effective Health Care Program, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.
https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/products/methods-guidance-grading-evidence/slides

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