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Systematic literature review

The Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit, in collaboration with the University Hospitals of Derby and Burton Library and Knowledge Service, is able to support research teams to develop and deliver high quality reviews with the following services: 

  • Assist with the development and registration of systematic or Cochrane literature review protocol
  • Identify appropriate funding for systematic literature review
  • Support investigators applying for funding for systematic literature reviews
  • Develop a data collection form for systematic or Cochrane literature review
  • Assist in formulation and execution of search strategy
  • Perform meta-analysis of collected data
  • Assist with the systematic or Cochrane literature review results for publication
  • Updating systematic or Cochrane literature review during the conduct of the trial or following the trial publication

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Please get in touch with us as soon as you have a research idea so as to get the appropriate support.

Contact us


Derby Clinical Trials Support Unit
Medical School, Office 5033
Royal Derby Hospital
DE22 3DT