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Both types of review systematically select, collect and summarize a body of research on a particular topic, but there are key differences:
JBI (formerly known as the Joanna Briggs Institute) is a global leader advancing best practices in the conduct of scoping reviews.
Key JBI scoping review guidance:
Tricco, A., Lillie, E., Zarin, W., O’Brien, K., Colquhoun, H., Kastner, M., Straus, S. (2016). A scoping review on the conduct and reporting of scoping reviews. Bmc Medical Research Methodology, 16(15), 15. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12874-016-0116-4
Arksey, H., & O’Malley, L. (2005). Scoping studies: Towards a methodological framework. International Journal of Social Research Methodology: Theory & Practice, 8(1), 19-32.
Levac, D., Colquhoun, H., & O’Brien, K. K. (2010). Scoping studies: advancing the methodology. Implementation Science : IS, 5(1), 69–69. https://doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-5-69