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posted on: 15 Sep 2014 - 11:42
STUDENTS WE NEED YOU – join Students 4 Best Evidence (S4BE) and help update health evidence on Wikipedia!
posted on: 15 Sep 2014 - 10:44
Are you a Cochrane author? Are you active on Twitter? We were very pleased to recently hold a special edition of the #cochraneauthor Twitter chat, guest hosted by Editor in Chief of The Cochrane Library David Tovey.
posted on: 28 Aug 2014 - 16:29
The EMBASE screening project went live in February 2014 with a very small group of screeners just to make sure things were working well. After a couple of weeks of testing and tweaking, the full roll-out began with some key Cochrane communications. Within a matter of days more than 100 people...
posted on: 28 Aug 2014 - 15:17
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The South Asian Cochrane Network and Centre is privileged to invite you to the 22nd Cochrane Colloquium that will be held at theHyderabad International Convention Centre, Hyderabad, India,21-26 September 2014.The key dates to note in 2014 are:Launch of Colloquium website: before 15 January
posted on: 31 Dec 2013 - 06:51
Intermediate level course 
posted on: 2 Jul 2014 - 12:15
Diagnosis and prognosis: Clinical and research problemsBasic Residential Course8-11 October 2014 - Palazzo FeltrinelliGargnano, Lago di Garda, ItalyOrganized by:Centro Interuniversitario’THOMAS C. CHALMERS and ALESSANDRO LIBERATI’ Italy
posted on: 12 May 2014 - 11:46
In the first part, the workshop “Understanding, using and grading evidence from diagnostic interventions” aims at introducing the concept of1. diagnostic studies (as compared to therapeutic studies), including discussing several main diagnostic study designs, the measures of diagnostic test...
posted on: 2 Jun 2014 - 10:49

Latest Blog Entries

Prathap Tharyan is Director of the South Asian Cochrane Centre (SACC), a longtime Cochrane contributor, and leads the team organizing this year’s Colloquium in Hyderabad, India. In this post he highlights some of the important themes and events of this not-to-be-missed conference.
Lisa Bero, one of the Co-Chairs of the Cochrane Steering Group, and Cindy Farquhar, Managing Editor of the Menstrual Disorders and Subfertility Group and Co-Director of the New Zealand Cochrane Branch, have been closely involved with the recently completed revision of the Cochrane Commercial...
Anwesh Chatterjee is a pulmonologist in the United Kingdom and longtime Wikipedia editor. He is the primary author of Wikipedia’s lung cancer article – one of those criticized by Hasty et al. Robin M.T. Cooke is a peer-reviewed author with an interest in biomedical research, who collaborates with...
Miranda Cumpston is Cochrane’s Senior Training Co-ordinator, and is based at the Australasian Cochrane Centre in Melbourne. Her background is in health policy and public health, and she has been working for Cochrane, in Canada and Australia, since 2004.

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