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Review of the impacts of the introduced house mouse on islands in the Southern Ocean: are mice equivalent to rats?

Angel A, Year: 2013

15 Moderate
Keywords
Population
Intervention
Heterogeneity
Outcome Metrics
Region
Criteria Score
Protocol 1 Is an a-priori protocol available? 0
Search Strategy 2.1 Does the search for literature document the use of a comprehensive range of resources? 1
2.2 Are the search strings clearly defined? 3
Including Studies 3.1 Does the review apply clearly documented inclusion criteria to all potentially relevant articles found during the search? 2
3.2 Does the review demonstrate that inclusion decisions are repeatable? 0
3.3 Are inclusion/exclusion decisions transparent? 1
Critical Appraisal 4.1 Does the review critically appraise the methods of each study? 2
4.2 Are studies objectively weighted according to methodological quality? 1
Data Extraction 5.1 Is data extraction documented, repeatable and consistent? 3
5.2 Are the extracted data reported for each study? 0
Data Extraction 6.1 Is a quantitative synthesis conducted? 0
6.2 Is heterogeneity in the impact of the intervention or exposure investigated statistically? 1
6.3 Does the review consider possible publication bias? 1

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15 Moderate
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