Attend the Half-day Workshop at CHEST 2018

This workshop will engage participants in the active acquisition of skills needed to identify the strengths and weakness of systematic reviews. Come away with new critical thinking skills and practical resources that you can apply immediately in practice.


  • Kenneth Casey, MD, MPH, FCCP
  • Imran Iftikhar, MD, FCCP
  • Julie Hawley, PhD – CHEST Senior Director Guidelines and Publishing
  • Sheena Patel, MPH – CHEST Manager, Guideline Methodology
  • Lindsy Frazer, PhD – CHEST Methodologist

On the Agenda:

  • Optional Lunch available prior to workshop (12:00 pm CT)
  • Key Features of a Systematic Review
    • Introduction to PRISMA
    • PRISMA Checklist activity
  • DART for Critical Appraisal
  • Interpreting a Meta-Analysis
  • Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Reporting Guidelines
    • MOOSE for observational studies
    • PRISMA extension for network meta-analysis