Cochrane's work on Rapid Reviews in response to COVID-19
Cochrane-REWARD prize - 2017 Award Winner: SYRCLE
Cochrane-REWARD prize: winners announced
Cochrane-REWARD prizes for reducing waste: 2017 winners
Cochrane’s annual Colloquium in Chile hosts some of the world’s most influential health researchers
Cochrane’s Colloquium 2020 in Toronto becomes a Patients Included Accredited Event
Cochrane’s Colloquium, Santiago 2019 - deadline for abstracts EXTENDED
Cochrane’s Colloquium’s Gala Dinner food donated to local charity in Santiago
Cochrane’s Editor in Chief responds to BMJ EBM article criticizing HPV review
Cochrane’s Editor in Chief, Karla Soares-Weiser, introduces Cochrane Convenes
Cochrane’s Future Publishing and Open Access Arrangements
Cochrane’s Governing Board is seeking to appoint a new member – February 2019
Cochrane’s next strategy: Let’s collaborate
Cochrane’s partnership with WHO renewed
Cochrane’s revised Conflict of Interest Policy has launched
Cochrane’s Special Collection Migrant Health Flyer
Cochrane’s statement to the 58th PAHO Directing Council
Cochrane’s success in numbers July-September 2018
Cochrane’s Toronto Colloquium, October 2020 -important announcement
Codeine for the treatment of chronic cough in children
Codeine, alone and with paracetamol (acetaminophen), for cancer pain
Coenzyme Q10 for heart failure
Coenzyme Q10 for High Blood Pressure
Cognitive behaviour therapy (group) for schizophrenia
Cognitive behaviour therapy for chronic fatigue syndrome
Cognitive behaviour therapy versus other psychosocial treatments for schizophrenia
Cognitive behaviour therapy versus specific pharmacological treatments for schizophrenia
Cognitive behavioural approaches for managing dyspnoea in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Cognitive behavioural interventions for children who have been sexually abused
Cognitive behavioural interventions for reducing fear of falling in older people living in the community
Cognitive behavioural therapies for fibromyalgia syndrome
Cognitive behavioural therapies versus other psychological therapies for depression
Cognitive behavioural therapies versus treatment as usual for depression
Cognitive behavioural therapy and third wave approaches for anxiety and related disorders in older people
Cognitive behavioural therapy for adults with tinnitus
Cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety in children and young people
Cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety in children and young people
Cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia
Cognitive behavioural therapy for men who physically abuse their female partner
Cognitive behavioural therapy for older adults (aged 60+) with sleep problems
Cognitive behavioural therapy for people with asthma
Cognitive behavioural therapy for substance abuse in young offenders
Cognitive behavioural therapy for tinnitus
Cognitive behavioural therapy plus standard care for first episode psychosis
Cognitive behavioural therapy plus standard care versus standard care for persistent aggressive behaviour or agitation in people with schizophrenia
Cognitive or behavioural interventions (or both) to prevent or mitigate loneliness in adolescents, adults, and older adults
Cognitive reframing for carers of people with dementia
Cognitive rehabilitation for attention problems following stroke
Cognitive rehabilitation for executive function problems after brain injury
Cognitive rehabilitation for memory deficits after stroke
Cognitive rehabilitation for people with brain injury due to trauma to help them return to work
Cognitive rehabilitation for people with mild to moderate dementia
Cognitive rehabilitation for people with schizophrenia and related conditions
Cognitive remediation therapy plus standard care versus standard care for people with schizophrenia
Cognitive training and cognitive rehabilitation for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
Cognitive training for people with mild to moderate dementia
Cognitive training for prevention of cognitive impairment in adult intensive care unit (ICU) patients
Cognitive training interventions for dementia and mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson's disease
Cognitive-behavioral treatment for antisocial youth in residential care
Cognitive-behavioural interventions for preventing gang involvement in children and young people
Cognitive-behavioural therapy for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults
Cognitive-behavioural therapy for parents who have physically abused their children
Cognitive-behavioural treatment for amphetamine-type stimulants-use disorders
Cognitive-behavioural treatment for neck pain
Cognitive-behavioural treatments for non-cardiac chest pain
Cognitive-emotional interventions for breathlessness in adults with advanced diseases
Colchicine as an oral corticosteroid sparing agent for asthma
Colchicine for treating acute gout flares
Cold therapy following total knee replacement surgery
Cold-water immersion for preventing and treating muscle soreness after exercise
Colesevelam for type 2 diabetes mellitus
Collaborating with WHO for evidence-informed nutrition guidelines
Collaboration between local health and local government agencies for health improvement
Collaborative care approaches for people with severe mental illness
Collaborative care for people with depression and anxiety
Collaborative writing applications to support the implementation of best practices in healthcare.
Collective leadership to improve professional practice, healthcare outcomes, and staff well-being
Colloids or crystalloids for fluid replacement in critically people
Colloquium Scientific Program at a glance
Colonic stenting has no decisive advantages to Emergency surgery.
Colonoscopic polypectomy for prevention of colorectal cancer
Colonoscopy-based prophylactic therapy for postoperative Crohn’s disease
Colony stimulating factors (including erythropoietin, granulocyte colony stimulating factor and analogues) for stroke
Colorectal (bowel) cancer is common worldwide but is especially prevalent in industrialised countries. Genes, diet and lifestyle all seem to be important in the development of bowel cancer.
Combination (several drugs at the same time) versus sequential chemotherapy (same drugs given one after the other) for metastatic breast cancer
Combination drug therapy for low back pain
Combination fixed-dose beta agonist and steroid inhaler as required for adults or children with mild asthma
Combination medical treatment for primary open angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension: a network meta-analysis
Combination methods for HIV prevention in men who have sex with men (MSM)
Combination of different types of tests for the non-invasive diagnosis of endometriosis
Combination of magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography and conventional magnetic resonance imaging for the diagnosis of bile duct stenosis
Combination therapy of inhaled steroids and long-acting beta2-agonists compared to inhaled steroids alone for people with COPD
Combinations of anti-cancer drugs to treat high-risk cancers arising from the placenta, known as high-risk gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN)
Combinations of drugs versus single drugs to treat fibromyalgia pain in adults
Combinations of insulin and oral glucose-lowering drugs for people with type 2 diabetes on insulin treatment
Combinations of tocolytic drugs for inhibiting preterm labour
Combinations of topical fluoride (toothpastes, mouthrinses, gels, varnishes) versus single topical fluoride for preventing dental caries in children and adolescents
Combined beta-agonists and anticholinergics compared to beta-agonists alone for adults with asthma treated in emergency departments
Combined calcium, magnesium and potassium supplementation for the management of primary hypertension in adults
Combined chiropractic interventions for low-back pain
Combined conservative interventions for urge, stress or mixed incontinence in adults
Combined corticosteroid and long-acting beta-agonist in one inhaler for chronic asthma
Combined diet and exercise in pregnancy for preventing gestational diabetes mellitus
Combined DTP-HBV vaccine versus separately administered DTP and HBV vaccines for primary prevention of diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, and hepatitis B
Combined DTP-HBV-HIB vaccine versus separately administered DTP-HBV and HIB vaccines in healthy infants up to two years old
Combined glaucoma and cataract surgery versus cataract surgery alone for eyes with cataract and glaucoma
Combined hormonal contraceptives for heavy menstrual bleeding
Combined hormonal contraceptives taken in extended regimens for more than 28 days compare favorably to traditional 28-day cyclic hormonal contraceptives.
Combined ICS-LABA for children and adults with bronchiectasis
Combined inhaled anticholinergics and beta2-agonists for initial treatment of acute asthma in children
Combined inhalers compared to tiotropium inhalers for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Combined inhalers versus placebo for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Combined large neutral amino acid supplementation for phenylketonuria (PKU)
Combined oral contraceptive pill (OCP) as treatment for primary dysmenorrhoea
Combined pharmacotherapy and psychological therapies for post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Combined psychosocial and agonist maintenance interventions for treatment of opioid dependence
Combined spinal-epidural versus epidural analgesia in labour
Combined spinal-epidural versus spinal anaesthesia for caesarean section
Combined strategies to avoid foot ulcers in patients with diabetes
Combined therapy with statins and fibrates for people with dyslipidaemia
Combined treatment with GnRH analogues and add-back therapy for women with uterine fibroids
Combined use of hyperthermia and radiation therapy for treating locally advanced cervix carcinoma
Combined use of oestrogen and progesterone for preventing miscarriage
Combining antipsychotic medication for the treatment of schizophrenia
Combining two or more drugs vs one drug for pain control in inflammatory arthritis
Comic highlights Cochrane and World Health Organization collaboration for positive birth experience guideline
Commercial hospital discharge packs for breastfeeding women
Commercial versus home-made spacers in delivering bronchodilator therapy for acute therapy in children
Commercial weight loss products and services for obese and overweight adults
Common antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy in women with epilepsy
Common Mental Disorders partnership with the Mental Health Foundation
Communicating to pregnant woman and parents through their mobile devices to improve maternal, neonatal, and child health
Communicating to the public about vaccines and using digital strategies to promote vaccine uptake: information for planners and implementers
Communicating to young people and adults through their mobile devices to improve sexual and reproductive health
Communication skills interventions for medical students
Communication skills training for mental health professionals working with people with severe mental illness
Communication training for parents of preschool children with motor disorders
Community and home-based exercise for the prevention and treatment of hypertension
Community animal health services for improving household wealth and health status of low-income farmers
Community based interventions for reducing dengue incidence
Community care navigation intervention for people who are at-risk of unplanned hospital presentations
Community coalition-driven interventions to improve health status and reduce disparities in racial and ethnic minority populations
Community first responders for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in adults and children
Community level interventions to improve food security in developed countries
Community mental health teams (CMHTs) for people with severe mental health problems
Community mobilization and empowerment interventions for preventing HIV in low and middle income countries
Community mobilization for safe motherhood
Community screening for visual impairment in older people
Community views on active case finding for tuberculosis in low- and middle-income countries: a qualitative evidence synthesis
Community views on mass drug administration for filariasis: a qualitative evidence synthesis
Community wide interventions for increasing physical activity
Community-based exercise and physical activity programmes led by exercise professionals for osteoarthritis
Community-based intervention packages for preventing maternal and newborn illness and death so that newborn outcomes are improved
Community-based interventions for enhancing access to or consumption of fruit and vegetables (or both) among five to 18-year olds
Community-based maternal and newborn educational care packages for improving neonatal health and survival in low- and middle-income countries
Community-based population-level interventions for promoting child oral health
Community-based rehabilitation for people with physical and mental disabilities in low- and middle-income countries
Community-based self-management programs for improving participation in life activities in older adults with chronic conditions
Community-based versus health facility-based management of acute malnutrition for reducing the prevalence of severe acute malnutrition in children 6 to 59 months of age in low- and middle-income countries
Comparative effectiveness of interventions for treating the psychological consequences of sexual abuse in children and adolescents
Comparative efficacy and acceptability of pharmacological treatments for insomnia in adults: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
Comparative efficacy and risk-benefit balance of modulator and suppressant drugs of the immune system in people with multiple sclerosis (MS)
Compared to single chamber ventricular pacemakers, dual chamber pacemakers may reduce the incidence of complications in people with sick sinus syndrome and atrioventricular block
Compared with interferon alone, the addition of ribavirin increases the number of patients with chronic hepatitis C who clear the hepatitis C virus from the blood
Comparing BIS monitoring with clinical assessment for determining the level of sedation of mechanically ventilated adults in intensive care units
Comparing carboplatin-based chemotherapy with cisplatin-based chemotherapy in the treatment of people with advanced lung cancer
Comparing different durations of the same antibiotic therapy for non-severe community-acquired pneumonia in children under five years of age
Comparing different injection frequencies for neovascular age-related macular degeneration
Comparing different methods of determining whether gliomas are missing arms 1p and 19q of the chromosomes
Comparing different surgical techniques used to remove wisdom teeth from the lower jaw
Comparing different types of antibiotics given routinely to women at caesarean section to reduce infections
Comparing different types of chemotherapy for treatment of older people with advanced lung cancer
Comparing different types of scan (CT, MRI, bone scan) for diagnosis of clinically suspected scaphoid fractures, when initial radiographs are negative
Comparing effect estimates of randomized controlled trials and observational studies
Comparing effectiveness of an older antipsychotic (oral fluphenazine) with newer antipsychotics for treating schizophrenia
Comparing electronic monitoring of the baby's heartbeat on a woman's admission in labour using cardiotocography (CTG) with intermittent monitoring
Comparing inhaled corticosteroids with long-acting beta2-agonists in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Comparing initial antiretroviral regimens stavudine or zidovudine as part of three-drug combinations for treatment of HIV infection
Comparing initial antiretroviral regimens tenofovir or zidovudine as part of three-drug combinations for treatment of HIV infection
Comparing narrow band imaging to regular cystoscopy for treatment of bladder cancer
Comparing reducing smoking to quit with abrupt quitting.
Comparing sedation versus general anaesthesia for children who need to have dental treatment
Comparing single doses of oral analgesics for acute pain in adults after operation
Comparing standard and extended lymph node removal in people with cancer of the head of the pancreas and the periampullary region
Comparing supplemental oxygen with room air for low-risk pregnant women undergoing an elective caesarean section under regional anaesthesia
Comparing surgical groin hernia repair performed with or without mesh
Comparing the effect of different courses of radiotherapy to the chest for patients with incurable lung cancer
Comparing the effect of medications for treating Ascaris infection
Comparing the time taken to give paclitaxel (an anticancer drug) in advanced adenocarcinoma
Comparing treatment of non-severe pneumonia, in children aged 2 to 59 months, with and without antibiotics
Comparing treatments for advanced tooth decay
Comparing two different techniques of removing cataracts
Comparing two different techniques of removing cataracts
Comparing two types of blood-thinning drugs, factor Xa inhibitors and vitamin K antagonists, to prevent blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation
Comparing walk-in clinics to physician offices and emergency rooms
Comparision of key hole surgery and conventional surgery in the management of small bowel Crohn's disease.
Comparision of two techniques for the placement of a feeding tube to the stomach through the skin in an individual who has difficulty swallowing food
Comparison of a eutectic mixture of local anaesthetics (EMLA) in a cream and amethocaine for relieving the pain children experience when they have injections
Comparison of a light-emitting diode with conventional light sources for providing phototherapy to jaundiced newborn infants
Comparison of an upper limb nerve block using local anaesthetic with opioid analgesia for pain relief following major shoulder surgery
Comparison of animal-derived surfactants for the prevention and treatment of respiratory distress syndrome in preterm infants
Comparison of artificial lenses placed in eyes with uveitis during cataract surgery
Comparison of central adjudication of outcomes and onsite outcome assessment on treatment effect estimates
Comparison of different human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines and the number of doses administered to prevent HPV-related disease in females and males
Comparison of different platelet transfusion thresholds prior to insertion of central lines in people with a low platelet count
Comparison of different positions that a mother is placed in during caesarean section to improve outcomes for both the mother and her newborn
Comparison of different protein concentrations of human milk fortifier for promoting growth and neurological development in preterm infants
Comparison of different techniques for planned opening of the trachea
Comparison of different types of artificial hip joints that may be used for treating fractures of the hip
Comparison of exenterative surgery versus medical management for women with recurrent gynaecological malignancies
Comparison of interventions for patients diagnosed with pre-cancerous changes of the anal canal (anal intraepithelial neoplasia)
Comparison of medicinal herbs for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
Comparison of non-surgical treatments for women diagnosed with high-grade VIN (precancerous changes of the vulva related to HPV-infection)
Comparison of open versus minimally-invasive (laparoscopic) pyloromyotomy for hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
Comparison of paravertebral anaesthesia to general anaesthesia for breast cancer surgery
Comparison of propofol (an anaesthetic drug) with other drug options for sedating people undergoing painful procedures in emergency departments
Comparison of protocols and registry entries to published reports for randomised controlled trials
Comparison of protocols and registry entries to published reports for systematic reviews
Comparison of surgical interventions for retinal detachment
Comparison of surgical procedures for women diagnosed with precancerous changes of the vulva (high-grade vulval intraepithelial neoplasia)
Comparison of surgical techniques for the treatment of patients with lumbar stenosis
Comparison of the different ways of giving fluids to patients who cannot drink enough, such as patients with Ebola virus disease
Comparison of the stomach-preserving versus classic 'Whipple' operation for people with cancer of the pancreas or the periampullary region
Comparison of the two international standards of chemotherapy for people with early unfavourable or advanced stage Hodgkin lymphoma
Comparison of two different methods of lens removal in cataract surgery, particularly relevant to lower income settings
Comparison of two forms of local anaesthesia for cataract surgery
Comparison of two methods used in screening for colorectal cancer
Comparison of two muscle relaxants, rocuronium and succinylcholine, to facilitate rapid sequence induction intubation
Comparison of two surgical techniques for the control of eye pressure in people with glaucoma
Comparison of video-assisted and non-video-assisted devices for intubation of children
Comparisons of approaches to pelvic floor muscle training for urinary incontinence in women
Comparisons of methods used in adults to put bone fragments of a fractured wrist back into place
Complement inhibitors for age-related macular degeneration
Complementary and alternative medicine treatments for atopic eczema
Complementary and alternative therapies for pain management in labour
Complementary and alternative therapies for post-caesarean pain
Complementary and alternative therapies for shortening labour
Complementary therapies for acne vulgaris
Complementary therapies for chronic plaque psoriasis
Complementary treatments such as hypnosis, psychotherapy, acupuncture, chiropractic and medicinal herbs for bedwetting in children
Complete versus culprit-only revascularisation in ST elevation heart attack with multi-vessel disease
Complex behavioural and educational interventions for bedwetting (nocturnal enuresis) in children
Compliance therapy for schizophrenia
Complications of trocar types for laparoscopic surgery
Compounds which can break down the structure of mucus for lung disease in cystic fibrosis
Comprehensive care programmes for children with medical complexity
Comprehensive geriatric assessment for older adults admitted to hospital
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment for older people in the community at risk of poor health outcomes
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment guided treatment versus usual care for older adults aged 60 years and above with cancer
Comprehensive paediatric assessments for children in out of home care