20 August 2013
A new version of Archie (4.1) is now released, with new features, including:Contributors's Information Contributor's name: Javier Mayoral
As part of The Cochrane Collaboration's 20th Anniversary celebrations, a memory/personal testimonial page is now available on the anniversary website at the address listed below (Archie login required).
All Cochrane contributors are welcomed and encouraged to share memories of past Colloquia, stories about Cochrane colleagues, or thoughts about working with the Collaboration - anything you would like to share.
David Tovey is the Editor in Chief of The Cochrane Library, and has been working with the Collaboration in this role since 2009. Gavin Stewart works with Wiley Publishing as Associate Editor for The Cochrane Library. In this post, they discuss the annual release of the Journal Impact Factor and its ramifications for the work of producing Cochrane Reviews.
Is there value in making author contact when determining risk of bias in a Cochrane Systematic Review?
Helen Atherton is a Research Fellow in the Department of Primary Care Health Sciences at the University of Oxford, and a Cochrane author with the Consumers and Communication Review Group. She is a health services researcher and her main research interest is in eHealth, particularly the use of information and communitcations technology (ICT) in healthcare delivery. In this post she discusses the value of author contact in assessing risk of bias of studies included in Cochrane Reviews.