Four recent Cochrane Wounds abstracts have been included in the latest edition of the Journal of Wound Management (JOWM).The JOWM is the official journal of the European Wound Management Association and this edition focuses on risk assessment, prevention and treatment of skin tears.Read the full July 2022 edition here.
July 28 2022
Cochrane has embarked on an important change programme to transform the way we produce high-quality, independent and timely evidence. The new model is designed to ensure Cochrane remains viable, sustainable, and focused on the greatest global health and care challenges now and into the future.As part of the new model Cochrane are implementing a...
June 28 2022
Cochrane UK is launching a new Review Author Training course This free, distance learning course is for Cochrane authors based in the UK or authors affiliated to UK-based Cochrane Review Groups. This course is comprised of eight modules (listed below). Authors can choose to complete the full course by working their way through the modules...
June 14 2022
Are you a current PhD or Masters student undertaking a systematic review as part of your dissertation?If so, you might be interested in the Covidence Global Scholarship Program!Covidence is a web-based software platform that streamlines the production of systematic reviews, including Cochrane Reviews. They have recently announced the...
March 2 2022
There is still some availability on the upcoming Review Author workshops that Cochrane UK are running throughout 2021. Cochrane UK are extending the invitation to all Cochrane Review Authors who would be interested in attending, including those who are not based in the UK or Ireland.For more details and to register please visit:https://uk.cochrane...
September 14 2021
2021 Cochrane Methods Symposium: Evidence synthesis in public health and complex interventionsSession 1: Evidence synthesis in public health: what we have learntSession 2: Evidence synthesis in public health: challenges and opportunitiesSession 3: Methods implementation surgery for Cochrane editors, staff and authorsOther session: Guidance for...
August 31 2021
In May 2021 we published five related systematic reviews on beds, mattresses and overlays for preventing and treating pressure ulcers. We brought the evidence from these reviews together in our recently published overview and network meta-analysis. In a new Evidence for Nursing blog lead author, Chunhu Shi, explains the latest evidence...
August 26 2021
An author team lead by Dr Soumyadeep Bhaumik has begun working on the protocol for a review of antibiotics for preventing wound infections after snakebite.This registration represents our 300th title since the Cochrane Wounds group was formed in 1995. Since then we’ve moved from York to Manchester and grown both our publication portfolio and our...
May 11 2021
Our review on wound cleansing for treating venous leg ulcers has been featured in the April edition of the Cochrane library App!Find out about the app and download it from https://www.cochrane.org/news/cochrane-library-appAll content in the app is free and issues are published monthly.
April 28 2021
Cochrane UK is offering virtual training workshops to authors of Cochrane Intervention Reviews.Four core workshops have been designed to help authors at different stages of review preparation, from beginning a review protocol through to completing the review.RA1 Beginning a Systematic Review Protocol 18th May 2021RA2 The Methods Section...
January 28 2021