The @eveappeal wants women to get to know their bodies – it may just save their lives, see how much you know! http://ow.ly/BN0530eO4ahMore than 21,000 women in the UK are diagnosed each year with gynaecological cancer, which equates to 58 diagnoses each day.Yet despite this, awareness levels among both women and men...
September 18 2017
Intraoperative imaging technology to maximise extent of resection for gliomaThis is a protocol for a Cochrane Intervention Review to establish the overall effectiveness & safety of intraoperative imaging in resection of glial tumours http://tinyurl.com/y9euwa88 ...
September 12 2017
John Wiley and Sons Inc. (NYSE:JWa) (NYSE:JWb) is pleased to announce that students, practitioners, researchers, and patients in India will now have access to more than 7,000 published systematic reviews in healthcare interventions through one-click access to the Cochrane Library. Cochrane is a leading resource in evidence-based research across...
August 14 2017
What is a living systematic review?
We define an LSR as a systematic review which is continually updated, incorporating relevant new evidence as it becomes available.
Practically, this means that LSRs:
• Are underpinned by continual, active monitoring of the evidence (i.e. monthly searches)
• Immediately include any new important evidence (...
July 31 2017
Cochrane Work Review Group newsletterhttp://www.emaileri.fi/g/l/207683/7869119/1345086/1923/479/5
May 9 2017
In a blog for the special series on The Problem With Sex, researcher and nurse Tracie Miles, author of a Cochrane review on vaginal dilator therapy after pelvic radiotherapy, writes about sex, science and what happens when we listen to women http://bit.ly/2o5nasG
April 6 2017
Jane Hayes, Information Specialist with the Cochrane Gynaecological, Neuro-oncology and Orphan Cancers group, retiring at the end of February. Jane has been Information Specialist with GNOC for almost nine years, having started with the Group in April 2008 when the Group was awarded one of the first Cochrane NIHR Programme Grants.Jane has...
March 6 2017
This video explains why systematic reviews are important and how they are done. This includes an explanation of how the effects of interventions are compared in order to provide evidence. Attribution/credits: Prepared by the Cochrane Consumers and Communication Group, La Trobe University and generously support by Cochrane Australia. Written by...
March 2 2017
Interested in innovative approaches to systematic reviews? In this webinar, Annie Synnot from Cochrane Australia will talk about Living Systematic Reviews and the pilot Living Systematic Review being undertaken by Cochrane. Annie will also cover:What is a Living Systematic Review?When is it appropriate to do one?What are the methods,...
February 15 2017
The following new members for the Cochrane Board nominations have been received (in alphabetical order):Janet ClarksonRobert DellavalleAhizechukwu EkeGerald GartlehnerPeter GøtzscheTracey HoweFergus MacbethAmy PriceNancy SantessoMelina WillsonIrena Zakarija-GrkovićVoting is open for these positions as of 5 January 2017. Eligible voters (...
January 16 2017