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We are pleased to announce that the Monitoring and Registration Committee approved the establishment of the Swiss Branch of the French Cochrane Centre under the co-ordination of Bernard Burnand and Myriam Rège Walther at Lausanne University, and Erik von Elm at Swiss Paraplegic Research, Nottwil.
The Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Review Group was registered as the 52nd Collaborative Review Group on 30 July 2010. We build on the work of the Occupational Health Field that was registered in May 2004.
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Cochrane reviews on the effects of interventions vary considerably in their scope. Some target a specific pair-wise comparison, while others include many — or indeed any — interventions available for a condition of interest.  The debate between ‘lumping’ and ‘splitting’ has been an ongoing...
Searching for diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) studies can be frustrating and time-consuming, as those of us now engaged in producing systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy can attest! EMBASE is the first of the major electronic medical literature databases to introduce an indexing term...
On January 24, 2011, the World Health Organization (WHO) awarded The Cochrane Collaboration a seat on the World Health Assembly allowing the Collaboration to provide input on WHO health resolutions.The Cochrane Collaboration was accepted as a Non-Governmental Organization in Official Relations...

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