Scoping Review Of Literature
"Scoping reviews serve to synthesize evidence and assess the scope of literature on a topic. Among other objectives, scoping reviews help determine whether a systematic review of the literature is warranted." (PRISMA 2021). The key characteristics of a scoping review are:
A literature review is an overview of the previously published works on a specific topic. The term can refer to a full scholarly paper or a section of a scholarly work such as a book, or an article. E
In the sections below, I intend to summarize the guidelines provided by the Joana Briggs Institute for conducting a scoping review. Step 1 – Define the topic that you will be reviewing; its objectives and any potential sub-questions. Step 2 – Develop a review protocol. The protocols functions as the plan behind your review.