Intervention synthesis: a missing link between a systematic review and practical treatment(s)

PLoS Med. 2014 Aug 12;11(8):e1001690. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001690. eCollection 2014 Aug.


Paul Glasziou and colleagues discuss methods to guide selection of an intervention from individual trials within a systematic review. Please see later in the article for the Editors' Summary.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Clinical Trials as Topic*
  • Humans
  • Review Literature as Topic*

Grant support

PG is supported by NHMRC Grant 0527500. No funding bodies had any role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.