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Advancing scoping study methodology: a web-based survey and consultation of perceptions on terminology, definition and methodological steps

  • Kelly K. O’Brien1, 2, 3Email author,
  • Heather Colquhoun3, 4,
  • Danielle Levac5,
  • Larry Baxter6,
  • Andrea C. Tricco7,
  • Sharon Straus7,
  • Lisa Wickerson3, 8,
  • Ayesha Nayar1,
  • David Moher9, 10 and
  • Lisa O’Malley11
BMC Health Services ResearchBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:305

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-016-1579-z

Received: 7 January 2016

Accepted: 22 July 2016

Published: 26 July 2016

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
(2)
Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME), University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
(3)
Rehabilitation Sciences Institute (RSI), University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
(4)
Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Canada
(5)
Bouve College of Health Sciences, Department of Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, USA
(6)
Community Member and Knowledge User, Halifax, Canada
(7)
Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
(8)
University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
(9)
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
(10)
School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
(11)
Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York, York, UK

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