Our Research Services

Knowledge Synthesis Capabilities

The KS Group is experienced in conducting systematic reviews, health technology assessments, scoping reviews and rapid reviews. Our teamís professionalism and extensive knowledge of the core functions involved in executing a review has firmly established the KS Groupís track record of supporting investigators with the necessary infrastructure to complete superior quality reviews.

Areas of Expertise

  • Systematic review design, conduct and reporting
  • Updating systematic reviews
  • Rapid Reviews
  • Search strategy development
  • Meta-analysis (including network meta-analysis)
  • Critical appraisal

Our Services Include

  • Expertise in protocol refinement, development of the clinical question(s) and eligibility criteria
  • Project management expertise
  • Budget preparation
  • Recruitment of reviewers
  • Methodological expertise
  • Search capabilities
  • Training of content experts
  • Expert assistance with screening, data extraction, table production, and/or report generation
  • Assessment of methodological quality of trials and other study designs
  • Assessment of publication bias
  • Assessment of clinical heterogeneity
  • Statistical expertise in meta-analysis
  • Sensitivity and sub-group analyses
  • Cost effectiveness evaluations
  • Direct-to-digital screening and data abstraction
  • Report writing guidance
  • Manuscript preparation and writing