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  • Cochrane Sweden is delighted to announce the official launch of a new online learning course specifically designed to support medical students training in evidence-based health care at Lund University.See press release at Cochrane.org!
    February 16 2018
  • Job descriptionJob title: Cochrane Sweden FellowSpecifications: Part Time (0.5 FTE)Reports to: director of Cochrane SwedenLocation: Lund, SwedenApplication Closing Date: 28th February 2018Purpose of the job: As member of the Cochrane Sweden team, the Fellow works closely with the director of the centre to support activities. A key function will be...
    February 8 2018
  • It is with great joy we, in collaboration with Lund University, have launched our first 40 hour course: Systematic review and meta-analysis: Introduction to Cochrane methodology.The course is a one-week (40 hours) PhD student elective course at Lund university; postdocs and participants from other universities may attend as well.Visit Courses...
    December 20 2017
  • In addition to the workshop in Uppsala in March next year, the same workshop will be arranged in Stockholm the following month in April.Title of the workshop: How to prepare a Cochrane systematic review: Practical and methodological issues.Where: Karolinska Institutet, campus Solna. Do apply under Courses & workshops.Supported by The...
    November 30 2017
  • In September 2017 we had the first Cochrane Sweden workshop, in Lund. Next one will take place in Uppsala on March 12th 2018.Many thanks to Professor Alkistis Skalkidou at Department of Women's and Children's Health, Uppsala University, for her kind and efficient support! For registration click on Courses.
    October 17 2017
  • From the Cochrane Community Blog: Peter C. Gøtzsche, director of the Nordic Cochrane Centre, shares his experience of being on the Cochrane Board after returning from the GES. I have participated in two face-to-face Board meetings. This work has been much more interesting than I thought it would be. If you walk down the Grand Canyon, you will...
    September 29 2017
  • Today, evidence-based medicine is facing multiple serious challenges. Some claim that EBM has been hijacked by vested interests. We see an emphasis on surrogate outcomes with uncertain clinical value, on statistically significant results with marginal clinical benefit, and even outright manipulation of data. Publication bias and selective outcome...
    August 25 2017
  • Slides:Peter Gøtzsche, Nordic Cochrane Centre: The Cochrane CollaborationMinna Johansson, Gothenburg University: Why we need Cochrane SwedenInge Axelsson, Mid Sweden University: Increasing the quality of care by investing in CochraneKarsten Juhl Jørgensen, Nordic Cochrane Centre: Cochrane reviews: an introduction and relevance...
    May 19 2017
  • Cochrane Sweden, an associate of Nordic Cochrane Centre, will be launched on May 16, 2017, in Lund.More information:ProgramPress releaseNews from cochrane.orgMark Wilson, Cochrane CEO, welcomes the new Cochrane Sweden Centre:
    May 6 2017
  • May 4 2017
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