Beverley J Shea

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Publications

  1. pmc External validation of a measurement tool to assess systematic reviews (AMSTAR)
    Beverley J Shea
    Community Information and Epidemiological Technologies, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 2:e1350. 2007
  2. ncbi Consumer-driven health care: building partnerships in research
    Beverley Shea
    CIET, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Health Expect 8:352-9. 2005
  3. ncbi Scope for improvement in the quality of reporting of systematic reviews. From the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group
    Beverley Shea
    EMGO Institute, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rheumatol 33:9-15. 2006
  4. pmc Does updating improve the methodological and reporting quality of systematic reviews?
    Beverley Shea
    Community Information and Epidemiological Technologies CIET, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:27. 2006
  5. pmc Development of AMSTAR: a measurement tool to assess the methodological quality of systematic reviews
    Beverley J Shea
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:10. 2007
  6. pmc Household cost-benefit equations and sustainable universal childhood immunisation: a randomised cluster controlled trial in south Pakistan [ISRCTN12421731]
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigación de Enfermedades Tropicales CIET, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 5:72. 2005
  7. doi AMSTAR is a reliable and valid measurement tool to assess the methodological quality of systematic reviews
    Beverley J Shea
    Community Information and Epidemiological Technologies CIET, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:1013-20. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc External validation of a measurement tool to assess systematic reviews (AMSTAR)
    Beverley J Shea
    Community Information and Epidemiological Technologies, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 2:e1350. 2007
    ..Thousands of systematic reviews have been conducted in all areas of health care. However, the methodological quality of these reviews is variable and should routinely be appraised. AMSTAR is a measurement tool to assess systematic reviews...
  2. ncbi Consumer-driven health care: building partnerships in research
    Beverley Shea
    CIET, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Health Expect 8:352-9. 2005
    ..The continuing development of a diversified team of consumer participants enables the CMSG to produce and promote access to high quality relevant systematic reviews and summaries of those reviews to the consumer...
  3. ncbi Scope for improvement in the quality of reporting of systematic reviews. From the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group
    Beverley Shea
    EMGO Institute, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rheumatol 33:9-15. 2006
    ..To assess the quality of reporting in Cochrane musculoskeletal systematic reviews (excluding back and injury reviews)...
  4. pmc Does updating improve the methodological and reporting quality of systematic reviews?
    Beverley Shea
    Community Information and Epidemiological Technologies CIET, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 6:27. 2006
    ..The purpose of our research was to compare the methodological and reporting quality of original versus updated Cochrane SRs to determine whether updating had improved these two quality dimensions...
  5. pmc Development of AMSTAR: a measurement tool to assess the methodological quality of systematic reviews
    Beverley J Shea
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:10. 2007
    ..Our objective was to develop an instrument to assess the methodological quality of systematic reviews, building upon previous tools, empirical evidence and expert consensus...
  6. pmc Household cost-benefit equations and sustainable universal childhood immunisation: a randomised cluster controlled trial in south Pakistan [ISRCTN12421731]
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigación de Enfermedades Tropicales CIET, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 5:72. 2005
    ..In the case of Lasbela district in the south of Pakistan, only one in every ten children is immunised despite free immunisation offers by government health services...
  7. doi AMSTAR is a reliable and valid measurement tool to assess the methodological quality of systematic reviews
    Beverley J Shea
    Community Information and Epidemiological Technologies CIET, Institute of Population Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:1013-20. 2009
    ..Our purpose was to measure the agreement, reliability, construct validity, and feasibility of a measurement tool to assess systematic reviews (AMSTAR)...