Cochrane’s annual flagship event brings together the world’s most influential health researchers, scientists, academics, opinion leaders, clinicians, and patients to promote evidence-informed decision-making. The unprecedented situation of civil unrest across Santiago led to the cancellation of the face-to face 2019 Colloquium and Cochrane’s first...
December 2 2019
Sarah Chapman takes a look at eczema research priorities identified by the James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership in 2012 and what progress has been made in addressing these for UK National Eczema Week
October 31 2019
The 2018 impact factor for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews is 7.755, up from 6.754 in 2017. It is ranked 11th of the 160 journals in the 'Medicine, General & Internal category' of the ISI (Institute of Scientific Information).The 2018 CRG Impact Factor for the Skin Group is 6.733 (...
September 30 2019
Our Joint Co-ordinating Editor Bob Dellavalle attended the World Congress of Dermatology in Milan 10-15 June. Cochrane Skin presented a number of e-posters:Cochrane Skin: developing innovative methodologies for systematic reviewsCochrane Skin and COUSIN: linking core outcomes and systematic reviewsCochrane Skin: prioritising high-impact, practice-...
June 30 2019
Our Diagnostic test accuracy reviews on the diagnosis of skin cancer have been published as a Special collection on the Cochrane Library. You can read about the project here.Update: it was the third most accessed Special Collection in 2018
December 6 2018