de Kock SStirk LRoss JDuffy SNoake CMisso K. Systematic review search methods evaluated using the Preferred Reporting of Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses and the Risk Of Bias In Systematic reviews tool. Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2020;Epub ahead of print. Abstract.


Armstrong N, Quek RG, Ryder SRoss J, Buksnys T, Forbes C, et al. DNA damage repair gene mutation testing and genetic counseling in men with/without prostate cancer: a systematic review. Future Oncol 2020;Epub ahead of print. Abstract.


Mahajan R, Burza S, Bouter LM, Sijtsma K, Knottnerus A, Kleijnen J, et al. Standardized Protocol Items Recommendations for Observational Studies (SPIROS) for observational study protocol reporting guidelines: protocol for a Delphi study. JMIR Res Protoc 2020;9(10):e17864. Full text.


Sue Mallett, A. Joy Allen, Sara Graziadio, Stuart A. Taylor, Naomi S. Sakai, Kile Green, Jana Suklan, Chris Hyde, Bethany Shinkins, Zhivko Zhelev, Jaime Peters, Philip J. Turner, Nia W. Roberts, Lavinia Ferrante di Ruffano, Robert Wolff, Penny Whiting, Amanda Winter, Gauraang Bhatnagar, Brian D. Nicholson & Steve Halligan. At what times during infection is SARS-CoV-2 detectable and no longer detectable using RT-PCR-based tests? A systematic review of individual participant data. BMC Med 18, 346 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-020-01810-8. Full text.


Witlox WJA, Grimm SE, Riemsma RArmstrong NRyder SDuffy S, Carrera VH, Posadzki PWorthy G, Pouwels XGLV, Ramaekers BLT, Kleijnen J, Joore MA, van Asselt ADI. Lenalidomide with rituximab for previously treated follicular lymphoma and marginal zone lymphoma: an Evidence Review Group perspective of a NICE single technology appraisal. Pharmacoeconomics. 2020 Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Pawel Posadzki, Dawid Pieper, Ram Bajpai, Hubert Makaruk, Nadja Könsgen, Annika Lena Neuhaus and Monika Semwa. Exercise/physical activity and health outcomes: an overview of Cochrane systematic reviews. BMC Public Health (2020) 20:1724. Full text.


Armstrong N, Büyükkaramikli N, Penton H, Riemsma R, Wetzelaer P, Huertas Carrera V, Swift S, Drachen T, Raatz H, Ryder S, Shah D, Buksnys T, Worthy GDuffy S, Al M, Kleijnen J. Avatrombopag and lusutrombopag for thrombocytopenia in people with chronic liver disease needing an elective procedure: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis. Health Technol Assess 2020;24(51):1-220.https://doi.org/10.3310/hta24510. Full text.


Ament SM, Couwenberg IM, Boyne JJ, Kleijnen J, Stoffers HE, van den Beuken MH, Engels Y, Bellersen L, Janssen DJ. Tools to help healthcare professionals recognize palliative care needs in patients with advanced heart failure: a systematic review. Palliat Med 2020. Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Beckers LWME, Geijen MME, Kleijnen J, Rameckers EAA, Schnackers MLAP, Smeets RJEM, et al. Feasibility and effectiveness of home-based therapy programmes for children with cerebral palsy: a systematic review. BMJ Open 2020;10:e035454. Full text.


Stern C, Kleijnen J. Language bias in systematic reviews: you only get out what you put in. JBI Evid Synth 2020;18(9):1818-9. Full text.


Giovannoni G, Lang S, Wolff, RDuffy S, Hyde R, Kinter E, Wakeford C, Pia Sormani M, Kleijnen J. A systematic review and mixed treatment comparison of pharmaceutical interventions for multiple sclerosis. Neurology and Therapy, 9(2), 359-374. Full text.


Pia Sormani M, Wolff R, Lang S, Duffy S, Hyde R, Kinter E, Wakeford C, Giovannoni G, Kleijnen J. Overview of differences and similarities of published mixed treatment comparisons on pharmaceutical interventions for multiple sclerosis. Neurology and Therapy, 9(2), 335-358. Full text.


Graupner C, Kimman ML, Mul S, Slok AHM, Claessens D, Kleijnen J, et al. Patient outcomes, patient experiences and process indicators associated with the routine use of patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) in cancer care: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer 2020;Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Assmann R, Douven P, Kleijnen J, van Koeveringe GA, Joosten EA, Melenhorst J, et al. Stimulation parameters for sacral neuromodulation on lower urinary tract and bowel dysfunction-related clinical outcome: a systematic review. Neuromodulation 2020;Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Douven P, Assmann R, Breukink SO, Melenhorst J, Kleijnen J, Joosten EA, et al. Sacral neuromodulation for lower urinary tract and bowel dysfunction in animal models: a systematic review with focus on stimulation parameter selection. Neuromodulation 2020;Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Kreuzberger  N, Damen  JAAG, Trivella  M, Estcourt  LJ, Aldin  A, Umlauff  L, Vazquez-Montes  MDLA, Wolff  R, Moons  KG, Monsef  I, Foroutan  F, Kreuzer  K-A, Skoetz  N. Prognostic models for newly‐diagnosed chronic lymphocytic leukaemia in adults: a systematic review and meta‐analysis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2020, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD012022. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012022.pub2. Full text.


Wynants Laure, Van Calster Ben, Collins Gary S, Riley Richard D, Heinze Georg, Schuit Ewoud et al. Prediction models for diagnosis and prognosis of covid-19: systematic review and critical appraisal BMJ 2020; 369 :m1328. Full text.


Wijnen B, Armstrong N, Ramaekers B, Witlox W, Westwood MFayter DRyder S, Buksnys T, Worthy GMisso K, Grimm S, Kleijnen J, Joore M. Cannabidiol for adjuvant treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome and Dravet Syndrome: an Evidence Review Group Perspective of a NICE Single Technology Appraisal. Pharmacoeconomics 2020; Epub ahead of print. Full text.


Swift SLDuffy SLang SH. Impact of tumour heterogeneity and tissue sampling for genetic mutation testing: a systematic review and post-hoc analysis. J Clin Epidemiol 2020;Epub ahead of print. Abstract.


Alsadah A, van Merode T, Alshammari R, Kleijnen J. A systematic literature review looking for the definition of treatment burden. Heliyon 2020;7(6):e03641. Heliyon 6 2020 e03641. Full text.

Kile Green, Amanda Winter, Rachel Dickinson, Sara Graziadio, Robert Wolff, Susan Mallett, A. Joy Allen. What tests could potentially be used for the screening, diagnosis and monitoring of COVID-19 and what are their advantages and disadvantages?  The Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine 20 Apr 2020. Full text.


van Tol RR, Kleijnen J, Watson AJM, Jongen J, Altomare DF, Qvist N, et al. European Society of ColoProctology: guideline for haemorrhoidal disease. Colorectal Dis 2020;[Epub ahead of print]. Abstract.