This page contains resources to help your team develop a protocol using items 1 and 3-13 from PRISMA for Scoping Reviews (PRISMA-ScR) checklist. The item numbers in parentheses refer to the relevant sections of the PRISMA-ScR checklist.
Note: the resources referenced are examples and may not work for your scoping review. Talk to your liaison librarian for more information or to set up a consultation.
View the Statement/Explanatory paper and Tip Sheets here to learn more about each checklist item.
Tricco, AC, Lillie, E, Zarin, W, O'Brien, KK, Colquhoun, H, Levac, D, Moher, D, Peters, MD, Horsley, T, Weeks, L, Hempel, S et al. PRISMA extension for scoping reviews (PRISMA-ScR): checklist and explanation. Ann Intern Med. 2018,169(7):467-473. doi:10.7326/M18-0850.
Below are additional tools to help teams develop protocols for scoping reviews.