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Table 3 Criteria for inclusion and exclusion

From: Charting the evidence for climate change impacts on the global spread of malaria and dengue and adaptive responses: a scoping review of reviews

Category Inclusion Exclusion
Concept - Articles on climate or climate change impacts on disease emergence, transmission or spread AND/OR policy responses, interventions or climate change adaptation measures related to disease emergence, transmission or spread
- Articles on malaria and/or dengue
- Articles on disease prevention and control interventions for malaria and/or dengue that are not explicitly related to climate change (e.g. RCTs)
- Articles on climate impacts or interventions related to mosquito species with no mention of implications for malaria and/or dengue emergence, transmission or spread
Type of evidence sources - Systematic reviews and reviews with some description of a systematic approach to study selection (e.g. systematic review OR scoping review OR scoping study OR rapid review OR critical review) - Reviews without some description of a systematic approach to study selection (e.g. opinion piece OR editorial)
Language - Articles in English or French - Other languages
Timeframe - Articles published in 2007 or later - Articles published prior to 2007
Publication status - Articles published or in press - Pre-print articles (i.e. prior to peer review)