Changes in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) after discharge from intensive care unit: a protocol for a systematic review.
Bottom Line: The strength of our conclusions will depend on the quality and number of papers showing uniform results.This review will use published literature and contains no primary data; so we do not need ethical approval.PROSPERO CRD42015024700.
Affiliation: Kadoorie Centre for Critical Care Research and Education, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK.Show MeSH
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Mentions: Studies will go through three levels of selection: title, abstract and full text (figure 1). After the PubMed search, one reviewer will screen the titles to identify potentially relevant studies. We will collect the abstracts of these studies. Two researchers will remove abstracts that clearly do not match the eligibility criteria (recording the reason why).
Affiliation: Kadoorie Centre for Critical Care Research and Education, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK.