This year's annual meeting was planned to be in Aurora, Colorado, USA, 18-19 March 2020, immediately preceding the American Academy of Dermatology meeting and including a CS-COUSIN meeting on 19 March. However due to COVID-19, it is now going ahead as a virtual meeting. Denver time is GMT-6.Comparative effectiveness research in...
January 6 2020
*** Survey now closed, responses being collated *** See our prioritisation pageCochrane Skin is undertaking another review of its systematic review titles. We would like to ask if you would think about which Cochrane reviews or updates you would like us to prioritise over the next three years. We will gather the views of a wide range of...
January 3 2020
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