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posted on: 1 Dec 2009 - 16:49
Announcing Cochrane Journal Club
Cochrane Journal Club is a new feature that was launched with Issue 4, 2009 of The Cochrane Library as a free, online, monthly publication. Available at, Cochrane Journal Club focuses on a recently published Cochrane Review, providing relevant background information and related resources. read more
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posted on: 1 Dec 2009 - 16:29
4,000 high quality reviews and counting: a vast wealth of knowledge in The Cochrane Library
In 2001, The Cochrane Library published the 1,000th full Cochrane Review.[1] This came six years after the first few dozen Cochrane reviews appeared in the new Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.[2] Now, with Issue 4 2009, the number of full Cochrane Reviews has exceeded 4,000. Not only does this represent a tremendous achievement for the many people, institutions and entities who have... read more
posted on: 1 Aug 2009 - 17:16
Request for Proposals for the Cochrane Register of Studies released
In late June 2009, the Steering Group released the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the development of the new Cochrane Register of Studies (CRS). read more
posted on: 1 Aug 2009 - 17:14
The Opportunities Fund: successful applicants
The Steering Group is pleased to announce the funding of three projects from the most recent round of the Opportunities Fund: read more
posted on: 1 Aug 2009 - 17:11
Cochrane Editorial Unit and Secretariat meet
David Tovey brought his team nearly up to full complement in June. He and his staff at the Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU) in London came to spend a day with the Secretariat in Oxford on 30 June 2009 to get to know each other and learn about each other’s roles and responsibilities. read more

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