Downloads, Citing and Usage

The PRISMA Statement
In order to encourage dissemination of the PRISMA Statement, it has been published in several journals.

  • Annals of Internal Medicine (OPEN ACCESS)
    Moher D, Liberati A, Tetzlaff J, Altman DG, The PRISMA Group (2009). Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses: The PRISMA Statement. Ann Intern Med, 151(4);

The PRISMA Explanation and Elaboration Document

  • PLoS Medicine (OPEN ACCESS)
    Liberati A, Altman DG, Tetzlaff J, Mulrow C, Gøtzsche PC, et al. (2009) The PRISMA Statement for Reporting Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses of Studies That Evaluate Health Care Interventions: Explanation and Elaboration. PLoS Med 6(7): e1000100. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000100

  • Annals of Internal Medicine (OPEN ACCESS)
    Liberati A, Altman DG, Tetzlaff J, Mulrow C, Gøtzsche PC, et al. (2009) The PRISMA Statement for Reporting Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses of Studies That Evaluate Health Care Interventions: Explanation and Elaboration. Ann Intern Med, 151(4);

  • BMJ (OPEN ACCESS)
    Liberati A, Altman DG, Tetzlaff J, Mulrow C, Gøtzsche PC, et al. (2009) The PRISMA Statement for Reporting Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses of Studies That Evaluate Health Care Interventions: Explanation and Elaboration. BMJ 2009;339:b2700, doi: 10.1136/bmj.b2700

Citing PRISMA from the website (for authors)

When referring to the PRISMA, we recommend using journal article citations rather than referring to the PRISMA Statement website. If you are not already using a journal article citation, we recommend that you cite one of the above original publications of the PRISMA Statement 2009.

Usage of the PRISMA Statement and Explanatory Document


The PRISMA Statement and the PRISMA Explanation and Elaboration document are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 
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