De-duplication of database search results for systematic reviews in EndNote

Wichor M. Bramer, Dean Giustini, Gerdien B. de Jonge, Leslie Holland, Tanja Bekhuis

Abstract


When conducting exhaustive searches for systematic reviews, information professionals search multiple databases with overlapping content. They typically remove duplicate records to reduce the reviewers’ workload associated with screening titles and abstracts; sometimes the reviewers remove the duplicates.This article describes a de-duplication method.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5195/jmla.2016.24

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