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Systematic Reviews: Tools

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EndNote is a reference management tool which helps you to save and manage bibliographic references.


Covidence is an online systematic review program developed by, and for, systematic reviewers. It can import citations from reference managers like EndNote, facilitate the screening of abstracts and full-text, populate risk of bias tables, assist with data extraction, and export to all common formats.

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Abstrackr is a software for semi-automated abstract screening for systematic reviews. At present, Abstrackr is a free, open-source tool for facilitating the citation screening process. Upload your abstracts, invite reviewers, and get to screening!


The aim of the PRISMA Statement is to help authors improve the reporting of systematic reviews and meta-analyses.

Protocol Templates


DistillerSR is a systematic review software. It was designed from the ground up to provide a better review experience, faster project completion and transparent, audit-ready results.