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  • Cochrane has launched its COVID-19 Study Register - a one-stop shop for primary research studies on COVID-19.The aim of the register is to support rapid evidence synthesis by all systematic review producers, including Cochrane's work on Rapid Reviews in response to COVID-19. The register will be continually updated with human studies on COVID...
    April 9 2020
  • The review summarizes evidence available from modelling studies that show how quarantining affects the spread. of COVID-19. The studies included in the review consistently conclude that quarantine can play a role in controlling the spread of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2
    April 9 2020
  • This Cochrane Library Special Collection pulls together the Cochrane Reviews that are identified as most directly relevant to the prevention of infection.It includes reviews that evaluate the effects of interventions referenced in the WHO interim guidance for the 2019 coronavirus outbreak (28 January 2020), as well as other potentially...
    April 9 2020
  • This Special Collection includes Cochrane Reviews on the following topics: medication; behavioural support; and gradual quitting. Interventions that mimic the act of smoking, notably e-cigarettes, have been excluded from this collection as the risks associated with their use in relation to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic are not clear. ...
    April 8 2020
  • The South African Medical Research Council and the National Department of Health held a high level national dialogue on Universal Health Coverage (UHC). Participants included stakeholders from academia, policy-makers, implementers, civil society and the research community. The meeting took place in November 2019 under the theme "...
    March 23 2020
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  • New online learning is now freely available to anyone who is interested in an introduction to Evidence Based Medicine, Cochrane evidence and how to use it. Cochrane is delighted to announce the launch of four, free, online learning modules, Cochrane Evidence Essentials. Written from the perspective of a healthcare consumer and co-created with...
    November 30 2019
  • New Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Review of InterventionsThe new edition of the Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions is now available. The Handbook has been revised from cover to cover since the last major update in 2008 and reflects current best practice based on the latest methods research. In addition it provides the...
    November 30 2019
  • Cochrane's Membership, Learning and Support Services is hosting a series of monthly webinars which is open to everyone. You can sign up for an upcoming webinar or access the archive of recordings.Starting on 18 November 2019 a series of five webinars, all dedicated to network meta-analysis will be presented. For more information about this series...
    October 23 2019

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