The latest Cochrane Podcasts

Cochrane podcasts deliver the latest Cochrane evidence in an easy to access audio format, allowing you to stay up to date on newly published reviews wherever you are.

Each Cochrane podcast offers a short summary of a recent Cochrane review from the authors themselves. They have been recorded in more than 30 languages and are brief, allowing everyone from healthcare professionals to patients and families to hear the latest Cochrane evidence in under five minutes. Browse the podcasts or use the search box to look for something specific.

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International Clinical Trials Day 2011
Ethics in disaster research
Hubs for Trials Methodology Research
International Clinical Trials Day
International non-commercial clinical trials
Trials in disasters
Trials of traditional medicines and plants
Issue 1 to 3, January to March 2011
Adverse effects of biologics: a network meta-analysis and Cochrane overview
Changes between protocols and reports
Interventions for improving mobility after hip fracture surgery in adults
Interventions for improving palliative care for older people living in nursing care homes
Issue 1 round-up
Issue 2 round-up
Issue 3 round-up
Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain
Using alternative statistical formats for presenting risks and risk reductions
Editorials from The Cochrane Library
Competitions and incentives for smoking cessation
Evidence Aid and the disaster response in Pakistan and Haiti
It’s time for AllTrials registered and reported
Making systematic reviews global by Lisa Bero & Davina Ghersi
Phosphodiesterase 4 inhibitors for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Procalcitonin to initiate or discontinue antibiotics in acute respiratory tract infections
Randomised controlled trials using invasive control interventions should be included in Cochrane Reviews
Randomised controlled trials using invasive ‘placebo’ controls are unethical and should be excluded from Cochrane Reviews
Reflections on The Cochrane Collaboration
World AIDS Day 2010
A Cochrane Review author tells us his story
Cochrane HIV/AIDS Group mentoring for new authors
WHO guidelines and Cochrane Reviews
Issues 10 to 12, October to December 2010
Choice of instruments for assisted vaginal delivery
Ibuprofen with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults
Probiotics for treating infectious diarrhoea
Quinine for Muscle Cramps
Sound therapy (masking) in the management of tinnitus in adults
Sublingual immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis
Vitamin D supplementation for improving bone mineral density in children
Issues 7 to 9, July to September 2010
Injection allergen immunotherapy for asthma
Interactive computer-based interventions for sexual health promotion
Outreach strategies for expanding health insurance coverage in children
Pharmaceutical policies: effects of restrictions on reimbursement
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
Issue 10 to 12, October to December 2012, Evidence Based Child Health
Overview of the safety of regular formoterol or salmeterol in children with asthma
Evidence Based Child Health
The Cochrane Library and the treatment of childhood and adolescent anxiety disorders: an overview of reviews
Issues 4 to 6, April to June 2010
Bedrest versus advice to stay active for acute low-back pain and sciatica
Combined chiropractic interventions for low-back pain
Copper containing intra-uterine devices versus depot progestogens for contraception
Exercise interventions for upper-limb dysfunction due to breast cancer treatment
Exercise therapy for schizophrenia
Iron supplementation for breath-holding attacks in children
Suture materials for episiotomy and second degree tears
Treatment of periodontal disease for glycaemic control in people with diabetes