The purpose of this guide is to help people who are new to medical education research find information that will help them get started on a project, learn about various research methodologies, and conduct an effective search of the education literature.
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"The criteria included in COREQ, a 32-item checklist, can help researchers to report important aspects of the research team, study methods, context of the study, findings, analysis and interpretations."
This article contains the MERSQI, a 10-item instrument to help you appraise the quality of a medical education research study. This could be used to appraise the quality of included studies when conducting systematic reviews of education research.