The Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions (the Handbook) provides guidance to authors for the preparation of Cochrane Intervention reviews (including Cochrane Overviews of reviews).
In this report, the Health and Medicine Division of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine recommends standards for systematic reviews of the comparative effectiveness of medical or surgical interventions.
The enhancing transparency in reporting the synthesis of qualitative research, or ENTREQ, statement is aimed at improving the explicit and comprehensive reporting of the synthesis of qualitative studies.
This checklist contains specifications for reporting of meta-analyses of observational studies in epidemiology. Editors will expect you to follow and cite this checklist. It refers to the Newcastle-Ottawa Scale for assessing the quality of non-randomized studies, a method of rating each observational study in your meta-analysis.