Data extraction forms

Cochrane’s pre-submission checklist

We advise that you work through the relevant checklist before sending us submissions:


MECIR Standards are now available in an online format.

Individual standards are linked to resources that aid explanation and assist in implementing the standard.

The editorial team did a presentation at our annual meeting 2017 in Berlin about MECIR – The bits that reviewers keep getting wrong.


Please visit the following website for access to and information on up-to-date resources for Cochrane review authors: