Featured Review: Does stopping smoking make people with heart disease less likely to have another heart attack?
Friday, August 12, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 12, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Do video-assisted instruments for inserting breathing tubes in adults work better than direct-view instruments and do they cause unwanted effects?
Thursday, August 11, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 11, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Paolo Rosati Source Type: news

Featured review: Does using low-sodium salt substitutes instead of regular salt reduce blood pressure and heart disease risks, and is it safe?
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 10, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Featured Review: Laser trabeculoplasty for open ‐angle glaucoma
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 9, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Featured review: Interventions to increase COVID ‐19 vaccine uptake
Thursday, August 4, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 4, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Prophylactic antiemetics for adults receiving intravenous opioids in the acute care setting
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 3, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Paolo Rosati Source Type: news

Featured review: Does the type of anaesthesia for recanalisation therapies for acute ischaemic stroke affect patient outcomes?
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 3, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Featured review: What is the accuracy of different combinations of ultrasound imaging and blood tests to diagnose ovarian cancer in women before and after the menopause?
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - August 2, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Featured Review: Rapid, point ‐of‐care antigen tests for diagnosis of SARS‐CoV‐2 infection
Monday, July 25, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 25, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Special Collection: Achieving sustainable healthcare through deprescribing of unnecessary medications
 A newCochrane Library Special Collection provides an overview of Cochrane Reviews that summarize the potential benefits and harms of deprescribing specific medications and help to inform how to implement deprescribing across different settings and populations.This collection of reviews highlight that deprescribing is likely feasible and safe and can lead to benefits in prescribing and clinical outcomes. However, they also highlight significant gaps in the literature and methodological challenges to both conducting deprescribing studies and systematic reviews of deprescribing.View the Cochrane Library Special CollectionVi...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

How accurate are remote, virtual assessments at diagnosing dementia?
Thursday, July 14, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 14, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Paolo Rosati Source Type: news

Community views on mass drug administration for filariasis: a qualitative evidence synthesis
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 12, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Paolo Rosati Source Type: news

This week Catherine Spencer starts as Cochrane ’s new Chief Executive Officer
Catherine joins Cochrane from  The Seafarers ’ Charity where she held the position of CEO.Governing Board Co-Chairs, Tracey Howe and Catherine Marshall said: " We are delighted to welcome Catherine to Cochrane. Catherine is a proven Chief Executive with an exceptional record leading non-profit organisations. She brings expertise in strategic planning, change management, and communications under pinned by a global perspective. Catherine is well positioned to partner with the Editor-in-Chief, Karla Soares-Weiser, to lead Cochrane as we drive an exciting programme of delivering trusted evidence, promoting informed decisio...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - July 12, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Managing Editor
Specifications: Full Time (Permanent)Salary: circa £40,000 per annumLocation: Ideally based in the UK, Germany or Denmark. Candidates from the rest of the world will be considered; however, Cochrane ’s Central Executive Team is only able to offer consultancy contracts outside these countries (1-year fixed-term contracts)Application Closing Date: 10th July 2022Cochrane has established a centrally-resourced Editorial Service to support the efficient and timely publication of high-quality systematic reviews in the Cochrane Library. The reviews that are published through the Central Editorial Service address some of the res...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - June 28, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Methods Implementation Editor
Specifications: PermanentSalary: £45,000 per annumLocation: UKApplication Closing Date:   17 July 2022To provide strategic support to deliver cross-departmental objectives and targets by:Working closely with the Editorial Product Lead and the methods community to deliver on activities so Cochrane can produce and publish a variety of evidence synthesis types and other content that align with Cochrane ’s strategy for review production and meet Cochrane’s mission.Coordinating the development of best practice resources for Cochrane ’s methodological standards.Leading on editorial and methods projects to develop Cochran...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - June 28, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news