Continuous Evidence Evaluation Guidance and Templates


CEE Process

CEE Publication process and output v1.1 12 November 2018 CEE WG approved

Domain Assignments

Generic SR Workflow


KSU and ESR team process - v2.5 CEE approved 1 April 201

Resource Allocation Tool Apr 2019 v2.1

Task Force Scoping Reviews Deliverables v 1.0 SAC approved 5 August 2019

Task Force Systematic Review Deliverables version 1.0_ 5 August 2019 SAC Approved

Task Force Systematic Reviews (TFSR) of interventions v1.1 23 Sept 2019 SAC approved

2020 Evidence Update Process Final

2020 Evidence Update Worksheet Final

Checklists and Instructions

Checklist for CEE review Prospero and SR v1.2 22 January 2019 CEE approved

Checklist for CoSTR v2.0 11 February 2020 (.docx)

Checklist for CoSTR v2.0 11 February 2020 (.pdf)

CoSTR Instructions for ESR KSU leads and TF Chairs v2.6 8 July 2019 CEE approved

Guidance Authorship Categories v2.0 8 April 2019 CEE approved

Grade Guidelines Diagnostic Test

Grade Guidelines Prognostication

Requirements for CEE submission v1.0 15 Jan 2019

Responding to Public Comments TF chair guidance document v1.0 8 April 2019 CEE approved

SAC Evidence Evaluation Resource Guide 9 December 2019 SAC approved

Task Force Evidence Reviews Guidance Document v1.0 SAC approved 5 August 2019

Task Force Scoping Review Guidance v1.0 20 Sept 2019 SAC Approved

Task Force Adolopment Instructions v2.0 2 Nov 2019 SAC Approved


Adolopment Reporting Template v1.0 SAC Approved 2 December 2019

CEE WG Generic Cover Letter Nov 18 2018 CEE approved

Cover Letter to the Journal Editor v3.0 - approved 11 March 2019

PICOST Diagnostic Template v1.0 - approved 18 Feb 2019

PICOST Template v 4.0. 11 March 2019 CEE approved

PROSPERO registration CEE template v1.1 - approved 09 Nov 2018

Systematic Reviewer Workflow - example v2.0 CEE approved 27 Sept 2018

Task Force Systematic Review/Scoping Review PICOST template v 1.0 SAC approved 16 September 2019

Task Force SR Template Version 1.0 SAC approved 5 August 2019

Task Force Systematic Review Reporting Template v1.0 SAC approved 2 December 2019

Task Force Scoping Review Template Instructions v1.0 17 November 2019 SAC Approved



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