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  • Author interview on the evidence for screening for malignant melanoma
     The Cochrane Review 'Screening for reducing morbidity and mortality in malignant melanoma' has been recently updated.  We talked to Cochrane  author  Karsten Juhl Jørgensen to learn what the latest evidence says and why it is important. Can you tell us about this Cochrane Review?
    We reviewed the evidence for the benefits and harms of...
    19 julio 2019
  • Featured Review: Electric fans during heatwaves
    The Cochrane Review 'Electric fans for reducing adverse health impacts in heatwaves' is being turned to for advice on dealing with recent heatwaves. We talked to lead author, Mike Clarke, to learn if the evidence says that the use of electric fans contribute to or impede heat loss during a heatwave.Why is this Cochrane Review so important? Isn’t...
    18 julio 2019
  • Featured Review
    Evidence published in the Cochrane Library provides strong evidence that financial incentives helped people to stop smoking and stay stopped long term.The team investigated whether rewards such as cash payments, vouchers, or the return of money deposited by those taking part, worked. The review summarizes the results from 33 randomised controlled...
    17 julio 2019
  • Cochrane seeks new Co-ordinating Editor – flexible location
    Specifications: Hours tbc
    Location: Flexible
    Application Closing Date: 1 September 2019 (12 Midnight GMT)The Cochrane IBD Group is looking to appoint one or more new Co-ordinating Editors to provide leadership of the Group. The IBD Group is part of the Cochrane Abdomen & Endocrine Network. This is an important opportunity to lead and...
    16 julio 2019
  • Cochrane Musculoskeletal, Oral, Skin and Sensory Network
    Cochrane has created eight new Networks of Cochrane Review Groups responsible for the efficient and timely production of high-quality systematic reviews that address the research questions that are most important to decision makers.In this short film we focus on the Cochrane Musculoskeletal, Oral, Skin and Sensory Network. This film introduces the...
    15 julio 2019
  • Meet Jenna - PhD Student
    Cochrane is made up of 11,000 members and over 67,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in...
    15 julio 2019
  • Podcast: Constraint-induced movement therapy in the treatment of the upper limb in children with unilateral cerebral palsy
    Cerebral palsy is the most common form of childhood disability, and there are several Cochrane Reviews of therapies that might help the children and their families. These include a review on constraint-induced movement therapy, which was updated in April 2019. We asked lead author Brian Hoare from Monash Children’s Hospital in Australia to tell us...
    15 julio 2019
  • Bringing you Cochrane health evidence in 15 different languages
     Bringing you Cochrane evidence in 15 different languages
    Many people do not have access to high quality health information, because it is not or scarcely available in a language that they understand. We are translating Cochrane evidence to make it accessible to non-English speakers, and to reduce the linguistic barrier to global...
    15 julio 2019
  • Cochrane seeks Managing Editor / Researcher for Cochrane Work - Amsterdam
    Job type: Fixed Term Contract
    Working hours: Part-time
    Application deadline: 9 Aug 2019
    Location: AmsterdamA Managing Editor is required to ensure the efficient and effective operation of the Amsterdam Satellite of Cochrane Work in collaboration with the editorial base in Kuopio ( The candidate will be...
    11 julio 2019
  • The Cochrane Library
    The Cochrane Library App presents the latest up-to-date evidence from the Cochrane Library in a convenient, easy to navigate format which provides you with relevant, accessible research, when you need it, from the world’s leading experts in evidence-informed health care.All content in the app is free and new issues will download regularly.Download...
    11 julio 2019


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