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  • The UK leaderboard of the top 100 most-downloaded Cochrane reviews of 2017 features eight Wounds reviews!At number 2 on the list, only 36 downloads from the top spot, was one of our reviews:Risk assessment tools for the prevention of pressure ulcers This review was downloaded a mammoth 4,484 times in 2017.Other Wounds reviews popular with UK...
    January 23 2018
  • Cochrane Interactive Learning – Full course now available!The Learning and Support Department is delighted to announce the full launch of all nine modules of its new, online introductory training course on how to conduct a systematic review of interventions.Over 10 hours of self-directed learning on the complete systematic review processNine...
    November 28 2017
  • Cochrane UK Colloquium Edinburgh 2018‘Cochrane for all – better evidence for better health decisions’16-18 September 2018The Cochrane UK Colloquium 2018 will focus on the key goals of Cochrane’s Strategy to 2020, looking through the eyes of healthcare consumers and in partnership with them:Producing evidenceMaking evidence accessibleAdvocating for...
    August 15 2017
  • The European INTERACT (International Network on Crisis Translation) is looking for Cochrane authors to take part in a Plain Language Summary editing project. Find out more and contact the project organisers.  Researchers based at Dublin City University are looking for volunteers who have experience in writing Plain Language...
    April 18 2017
  • Cochrane has partnered with Wikipedia to improve the evidence-base of Wikipedia health articlesIn 2014, Cochrane began a partnership with Wikipedia to improve the quality of the evidence-base in health-related articles. Many articles now quote from or cite Cochrane reviews. This not only improves the quality and reliability of the information...
    February 8 2017
  • Active clinicians in wound treatment and infection control - can you help us with priority setting?Are you actively involved in treating wounds or controlling infection in hospitals or other care settings?Get in touch if you are interested in:providing brief, clinically-focused feedback via e-mailcommenting on proposed titles for...
    January 30 2017
  • The user experience team in the Cochrane Informatics & Knowledge Management Department (IKMD) is in the process of designing a new version of Review Manager (RevMan). RevMan Web will be a new web-based platform for preparing and maintaining reviews. The team is looking for Cochrane authors to take part in a research...
    January 3 2017
  • The Cochrane UK & Ireland Symposium 2017 was held on 14-15 March in Keble College, Oxford. Speakers includedJohn Newton - Chief Knowledge Officer, Public Health EnglandTim Harford - Senior Columnist, The Financial TimesHywel Williams - Professor of Dermato-Epidemiology & Co-Director of the Centre of...
    December 5 2016
  • Cochrane Wounds Coordinating Editor Dame Nicky Cullum is 2016 winner of the Cochrane Anne Anderson AwardProfessor Dame Nicky Cullum has received the 2016 Anne Anderson Award for her contribution to the visibility of women in the Cochrane Collaboration.The Cochrane Collaboration is an international not-for-profit and independent organisation,...
    November 2 2016
  • Professor Joan Webster, valued Cochrane Wounds author and editor, has been singled out as an outstanding contributor by Cochrane Australia.  Cochrane Wounds Coordinating Editor Nicky Cullum declares that Joan is 'vital to our group' thanks to the expertise she has developed in her role as Director for Nursing Research at the Royal...
    March 2 2016

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