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  • We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jo Dumville as the new joint Co-ordinating 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 Wounds,...
    May 7 2018
  • We are delighted to announce the appointment of Tianjing Li as the new Co-ordinating Editor of the US Satellite of Cochrane Eyes and Vision. Dr. Tianjing Li is an Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Dr. Li's main areas of research include developing...
    April 30 2018
  • Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care is producing a series of reviews on drugs for the treatment of people with fibromyalgia. One of these, published in March 2018, examines the effects of a class of antidepressants called serotonine noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors. In this podcast, one of the co-authors, Brian Walitt, from the National...
    April 30 2018
  • Chronic hip and knee pain affects all domains of people's lives. People's beliefs about chronic pain shape their attitudes and behaviours about how to manage their pain. People are confused about the cause of their pain, and bewildered by its variability and randomness. Without adequate information and advice from healthcare professionals, people...
    April 17 2018
  • Cochrane Eyes and Vision is an international network of individuals working to prepare, maintain, and promote access to systematic reviews of interventions to treat or prevent eye diseases or visual impairment. They also do systematic reviews of the accuracy of diagnostic tests for common ocular diseases or conditions.Cochrane Eyes and Vision...
    April 5 2018
  • High quality evidence shows that vertebroplasty does not provide more clinically important benefits than placebo but may cause people harm. Osteoporosis is characterised by thin, fragile bones and may result in minimal trauma fractures of the spine bones (vertebrae). They can cause severe pain and disability. Vertebroplasty involves injecting...
    April 5 2018
  • Two recent Cochrane Reviews from Cochrane Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders are the last in a series of related systematic reviews summarizing evidence on the effects of different interventions for treating obesity and overweight in childhood and adolescence. The reviews summarize the results of 114 studies which involved more than 13,000 children...
    March 28 2018
  • FAQs General Cochrane contact information Cochrane Long-term Conditions and Ageing contact information
    March 28 2018
  • Welcome to Cochrane Long-term Conditions and Ageing, one of Cochrane’s Review Group Networks launching in 2018. The formation of this thematic network is part of Cochrane’s CRG Transformation Programme, which sets out the changes we will be making to ensure Cochrane addresses the challenges it faces in relation to the production of a comprehensive...
    March 16 2018
  • Cochrane Long-term Conditions and Ageing supports the work of the Cochrane Review Groups focusing on research in the following areas:     Back and Neck    ENT    Eyes and Vision    HepatoBiliary    IBD    Kidney and Transplant    Metabolic and...
    March 16 2018

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