Publications about Cochrane Skin

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

2022 Impact Factor

Key article

- Reddi A, Prescott L, Doney E, Delamere F, Kollipara R, Dellavalle RP, and Williams HC (2013), The Cochrane Skin Group: a vanguard for developing and promoting evidence-based dermatology. Journal of Evidence-Based Medicine, 6: 236–242. doi: 10.1111/jebm.12068

Other articles about the Cochrane Skin Group

- Williams H, Bigby M, Diepgen T, Herxheimer A, Naldi L, Rzany B. Evidence-Based Dermatology. Second Edition. Wiley Blackwell 2008

- Williams HC, Adetugbo K, Li Wan Po, A, Naldi L, Diepgen T, Murrell D. The Cochrane Skin Group. Preparing, Maintaining, and Disseminating Systematic Reviews of Clinical Interventions in Dermatology. Archives of Dermatology 1998;134:1620-6.

- Collier A, Johnson CR, Delamere F, Leonard T, Dellavalle RP, Williams H. The Cochrane Skin Group: Promoting the Best Evidence. Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery 2005;9:324-31.

- Collier A, Johnson K, Heilig L, Leonard T, Williams H, Dellavalle RP. A win-win proposition: Fostering US health care consumer involvement in the Cochrane Collaboration Skin Group. Journal of the  American Academy of Dermatology. 2005;53:920-1.

- Diepgen TL, Williams HC. Evidenzbasierte Dermatologie und die Cochrane Skin Group. Hautarzt. 2005;56:251-256.

- Collier A, Heilig L, Schilling L, Williams H, Dellavalle RP. Cochrane Skin Group systematic reviews are more methodologically rigorous than other systematic reviews in dermatology. British Journal of Dermatology. 2006;155:1230-5.

- Weinstock MA, Williams HC. JAAD commentary on “From the Cochrane Library”. Journal of the  American Academy of Dermatology. 2007;56:105-106.

- González U, Williams H. Implications for Research: Getting the Most out of Cochrane Reviews. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011 Dec 7;1:ED000037. PubMed PMID: 22258938.


Impact of the Cochrane Skin Group

Hutton MO, Dawson JE, Lee KC, Shumaker PR, Doney E, Dellavalle RP. Improving Wikipedia skin disease content. Journal of the  American Academy of Dermatology. 2019;81(5):1193-1195. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2019.03.063.

Presley C, Rundle CW, Kolodziejczyk T, Andrews S, Shumaker P, Anand P, Lee K, Dellavalle RP, Boyle RJ. Prioritization of Cochrane Systematic Reviews. British Journal of Dermatology. 2019 May 30. doi: 10.1111/bjd.18180. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed 31145811

- Foisy M, Boyle RJ, Chalmers JR, Simpson EL, Williams HC. The prevention of eczema in infants and children: an overview of Cochrane and non-Cochrane reviews. Evidence-Based Child Health 2011;6: 1322-1339.

- Davila-Seijo P, Batalla A, Garcia-Doval I. Usefulness of Cochrane Skin Group Reviews for Clinical Practice [Utilidad de las revisiones del Cochrane Skin Group para la práctica clínica]. Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2013;104:679–84

- Alam M. Usefulness of Cochrane Intervention Reviews for the Practicing Dermatologic Surgeon. Dermatologic Surgery. 2013 Sep;39(9):1345-50. doi: 10.1111/dsu.12231

- Karimkhani C, Boyers LN, Prescott L, et al. Global Burden of Skin Disease as Reflected in Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. JAMA Dermatol. Published online May 07, 2014. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.709

- Hay RJ, Johns NE, Williams HC, Bolliger IW, Dellavalle RP, Margolis DJ, Marks R, Naldi L, Weinstock MA, Wulf SK, Michaud C, J L Murray C, Naghavi M. The global burden of skin disease in 2010: an analysis of the prevalence and impact of skin conditions. Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 2014;134(6):1527-34. doi: 10.1038/jid.2013.446.

- Williams HC. Strengths and limitations of evidence-based dermatology. Indian Journal of Dermatology 2014;59(2):127-33