New research has shown that the Cochrane Library is most referenced health journal on Wikipedia! This is great news for Cochrane.Find out more.
January 30 2019
We look forward to welcoming you to Oxford for our annual Symposium 2019, to share knowledge and creative ideas with the Cochrane community. Taking place on the the 21st and 22nd of March, there will be choice of workshops to support current best practice and introduce the latest developments. For further information...
December 12 2018
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jo Dumville as the new joint Coordinating Editor of Cochrane Wounds. Jo Dumville is a Senior Lecturer in Applied Health Research at the University of Manchester, UK. The institution is rich in Cochrane activity as it houses the Editorial bases for three Cochrane Review Groups: Cochrane...
May 8 2018
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
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