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  • Embargoed: 00.01 BST, Wednesday 1 July 2015Press contact: Jo AnthonyM+44(0) 7582 726 634+44(0) 7582 726 634E janthony@cochrane.org or pressoffice@cochrane.orgA new Cochrane systematic review published today of surgery for stress urinary incontinence makes an important contribution to an ongoing debate and will help women to make more informed...
    Tuesday, June 30, 2015
  • Specifications: Part Time, 1-day a week, initial 1-year contract with possible opportunity to extendSalary: Dependent on skills and experience Location: Flexible  Application Closing Date:  29 June 2015Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the...
    Wednesday, June 17, 2015
  • Which treatments are effective for rosacea?Rosacea is a common chronic skin condition affecting the face, characterized by flushing, redness, pimples, and dilated blood vessels. Inflammation of the eyes and thickening of the skin, especially of the nose, can occur in some people. Although the cause of rosacea remains unclear, a wide variety of...
    Monday, June 15, 2015
  • Evidence shows that gels, creams, and sprays are effective in providing pain relief and identifies which one works best.Acute musculoskeletal pain describes conditions like a sprained ankle or a muscle pull. These usually get better over two or three weeks without treatment, but can be very painful while they last. Topical non-steroidal anti-...
    Monday, June 15, 2015
  • Specifications:  permanent roleSalary: TBCLocation: flexible location Application closing date:  12 July 2015Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates, and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts of evidence generated through research useful for informing...
    Sunday, June 14, 2015
  • Evidence Aid has been successful in a bid for investment funding, which will allow us to take a step change in our activities and grow over the coming years. As part of this new phase, we are seeking to appoint our first Director. This is an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial leader to develop Evidence Aid to become the ‘evidence champion...
    Saturday, June 13, 2015
  • Come to Vienna and share your work and talent! Has you abstract or workshop submission for the 2015 Cochrane Colloquium in Vienna, Austria been accepted? Or do you want to learn more about evidence informed health care? Take advantage of early bird registration now!Cochrane Colloquia are our annual flagship events, bringing together Cochrane...
    Thursday, June 11, 2015
  • Press ReleaseEmbargoed: 00.01 BST: Thursday, 11 June 2015Press contact:Evelyn Martinez Senior Publicist, Wiley T +1 201 748 6358+1 201 748 6358, E sciencenewsroom@wiley.comJo AnthonySenior Media and Communications Officer, Cochrane M +44(0) 7582 726 634+44(0) 7582 726 634 E janthony@cochrane.org or pressoffice@cochrane.orgIs “eating for two”...
    Wednesday, June 10, 2015
  • Can pharmacological and mental health interventions reduce drug use and criminal activity among drug-using offenders?Offenders with co-occurring mental health or drug-use problems demonstrate significant subsequent health problems and make rehabilitation particularly challenging. The link between drug use, health, social and criminological...
    Tuesday, June 2, 2015
  • Australia’s The Age newspaper cites multiple Cochrane Reviews in an analysis of complementary medicine and available evidence.
    Monday, June 1, 2015

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