Cochrane Sweden recently held a webinar on registration and reporting of clinical trials in collaboration with our host institution, Lund University.Clinical trial transparency is a key advocacy topic for Cochrane and Cochrane Sweden, and the webinar was a continuation of the efforts to promote this issue. At the end of 2020, we launched a...
June 18 2021
Welcome to a webinar about the importance of registration and reporting of clinical trials to ensure that drug trials are conducted in accordance with ethical and regulatory guidelines on June 16th 13.30-15.30 (Swedish time). It is open and free for everyone and will be delivered as a Zoom Webinar!The event is organized by Cochrane Sweden and...
May 7 2021
The new PRISMA 2020 statement was released 29th of March. It is a major update of the 2009 Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analyses and is a guideline for reporting systematic reviews and is a help to create high quality trusted systematic reviews. It contains both an update to the PRISMA flowchart, as well as new...
March 29 2021
Tidningen Curie, a journal supported by Swedish Research Council, has published an article from TranspariMed and Cochrane Sweden about the report mapping the non-reporting of clinical drug trials in Sweden. You can read the full article from Tidningen Curie here. "Svenska forskare är dåliga på att rapportera in resultat från kliniska...
January 13 2021
Clinical Trial Transparency Report: Results are missing for over 200 drug trials involving Swedish patientsDuring 2020 TranspariMED, in collaboration with Cochrane Sweden, have collected and summarized data on the extent of clinical drug trial reporting for different organizations in Sweden. This follows the call from Cochrane and other...
December 15 2020
Cochrane Sweden was recently featured in Lund University's Medical Faculty media."Every year, a large number of studies are published in the fields of medicine and health. A study might deal with, for example, answering questions about how effective a treatment is. But to what extent can you rely on results of a study, and what happens if you...
October 30 2020
We just released our latest newsletter for September!You can read it from here. Don't forget to sign up for future newsletter to keep yourself updated on our work and resources within Sweden.
September 25 2020
Being awarded full, independent Centre status acknowledges Cochrane Sweden’s outstanding achievements in promoting evidence-based decision-making in health care by producing and disseminating the best available information on health care for clinicians and patients in Sweden and beyond.Cochrane is a global independent network of...
August 27 2020
Cochrane Swedens newsletter for August is released and open to read from here.You can subscribe to our future newsletters here to be sure that you do not miss any information about our work within Sweden.
August 24 2020
The most recent Cochrane Rapid Review was published Thursday afternoon.In summary, the rapid review found that antibody tests could have a useful role in detecting if someone has had COVID-19, but that timing is important. The tests were better at detecting COVID-19 in people two or more weeks after their symptoms started, but we do not know how...
June 25 2020