The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports

The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports is a refereed online journal that publishes systematic review protocols and systematic reviews of healthcare research following the JBI methodology and undertaken by the Joanna Briggs Institute and its international collaborating centres and groups. These reviews may be of quantitative or qualitative research data, text and/or opinion, relate to economic data or combinations of the above. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports also publishes the Institute's implementation reports that present the findings of projects that seek to implement the best available evidence into practice.

Announcements

 

METHODOLOGY FOR UMBRELLA AND MIXED METHOD REVIEWS NOW AVAILABLE

 
JBI are pleased to announce that guidance for the conduct of JBI Umbrella Reviews and Mixed Methods Reviews is now available. Please click on the links to download the Methodology for JBI Umbrella Reviews and Methodology for JBI Mixed Methods Systematic Reviews Reviewers’ Manual Chapters.  
Posted: 2014-04-30
 

New JBI Levels of Evidence and Grades of Recommendation

 
The new JBI Levels of Evidence and Grades of Recommendation are now being used for all JBI documents as of the 1st of March 2014. Please click on the links to find out more.  
Posted: 2014-03-11
 
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Vol 12, No 7 (2014)

Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription Access

Table of Contents

Editorial

Getting Evidence into Practice: Easier, Better, Faster, Stronger HTML PDF
Micah Peters 1 - 2

Systematic Review Protocols

The effectiveness of surgery for adults with hallux valgus deformity: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Jitka Klugarova, Victoria Hood, Fiona Bath-Hextall, Miloslav Klugar, Jana Mareckova, Zuzana Kelnarova 3 - 11
The effectiveness of cognitive behavioral interventions in reducing stress among nurses working in hospitals: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Annie Lai Fong Mok, Janita Pak Chun Chau, David Wing Keung Chan, Wan Yim Ip 12 - 23
The effectiveness of dexmedetomidine on respiratory adverse events, overall use of narcotics, and pain levels in perioperative patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Cresilda Tumalad Newsom, Patricia Brennan 24 - 34
Quality of life among adults following body contouring surgery after bariatric surgery: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Jo Gilmartin, Fiona Bath-Hextall, Joan Maclean, Wendy Stanton, Mark Soldin 35 - 46
Effectiveness and cost effectiveness of anterior versus posterior approaches for thoracolumbar fusion in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
William J Cundy, Kandiah Umapathysivam, Craig Lockwood, Brian Freeman 47 -61
Routine culture based screening versus risk based management for the prevention of early onset group B streptococcus disease in the neonate: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Ella Sian Kurz, Deborah Davis 62 - 71
Women’s experiences of menopause: a systematic review protocol of qualitative evidence HTML PDF
Luiza Akiko Komura Hoga, Juliana Reale Cacapava Rodolpho, Bruna Goulart Goncalves, Bruna Quirino 72 - 81
Effectiveness of ketamine gargle in reducing the incidence of postoperative sore throat in patients undergoing airway instrumentation: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Jillian J Mayhood, Kayla M Cress 82 - 88
The effect of waterbirth on neonatal mortality and morbidity: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Rowena Davies, Deborah Davis, Melissa Pearce, Nola Wong 89 - 100
The clinical effectiveness and personal experience of supported standing for children with cerebral palsy: a comprehensive systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Jennifer Anne Freeman, Jonathan Marsden, Rachel Rapson, Bridie Kent 101 - 118
The effectiveness of allied health therapy in the symptomatic management of progressive supranuclear palsy: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Erica Tilley, Sarahlouise White, Micah Peters, Simon A Koblar, James McLoughlin 119 - 137
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ perceptions of quality of life and wellbeing and how they are measured: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Elaine Kite, Carol Davy, Odette Gibson, Katharine McBride, Alex Brown 138 - 147
The effectiveness of structured interdisciplinary collaboration for adult home hospice patients on patient satisfaction and hospital admissions and re-admission: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Rincy Joseph, Durline Brown-Manhertz, Stella Ikwuazom, Michelle Santomassino, Joanne Singleton 148 - 163
The experiences of mental health professionals' and patients' use of pro re nata (PRN) medication in acute adult mental health care settings: a systematic review protocol of qualitative evidence HTML PDF
Bernadette Morkunas, Kylie Porritt, Matthew Stephenson 164 - 172
Experiences of adults on dialysis and waiting for a renal transplant from a deceased donor: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Tania Burns, Ritin Fernandez 173 - 191
Multidisciplinary management of diabetic kidney disease: a systematic review protocol HTML PDF
Nancy Jospeh Helou, Andrew A Dwyer, Michel Burnier, Maya Shaha, Anne Zanchi 192 - 203

Systematic Reviews

Family-centered care for hospitalized children aged 0-12 years: a systematic review of qualitative studies HTML PDF
Robin Jennifer Watts, Huaqiong Zhou, Linda Shields, Marjory Taylor, Ailsa Munns, Irene Ngune 204 - 283
Effectiveness of intravenous tranexamic acid administration in managing perioperative blood loss in patients undergoing spine surgery: a systematic review HTML PDF
Jennifer Eileen Badeaux, Diane Hawley 284 - 314
Patient and family member perspectives of encountering adverse events in health care: a systematic review HTML PDF
Janice McVeety, Lisa Keeping-Burke, Margaret B Harrison, Christina Godfrey, Amanda Ross-White 315 -373
A comparison of treatment options for management of end stage kidney disease in elderly patients: a systematic review HTML PDF
Leanne Rosina Brown, Glenn Gardner, Ann Bonner 374 - 404
Factors influencing the provision of end-of-life care for adolescents and young adults with advanced cancer: a scoping review HTML PDF
Deborah Edwards, Judith Angela Kathryn Carrier, Elizabeth Gillen, Claire Hawker, Jo Sutton, Daniel Kelly 405 - 447
All-cause 30-day postoperative mortality for older patients in highly developed countries having elective colorectal surgery: a systematic review HTML PDF
Joanna Rae Sutherland, Suzanne Robertson-Malt, Cindy Stern, Alexander Engel 448 - 504

Implementation Reports

Behavioral modification of healthcare professionals in an adult critical care unit to reduce nocturnal noise: An evidence based implementation project HTML PDF
Lori J Delaney 505 - 520
Reporting and documentation of adverse drug reactions by health care professionals at a Kenyan public hospital: a best practice implementation project HTML PDF
Jarred Okoyo Nyakiba, Mark McMillan, Gloria Kenyatta 521 - 533
Insertion and management of peripheral intravenous cannula in the adult medical wards of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center: a best practice implementation project HTML PDF
Jeya Devi Coomarasamy, Nyo Nyo Wint, Zurina Mohamad Saleh 534 -551


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