Cochrane Workshop: Systematic Reviews of Diagnostic Test Accuracy Studies Workshop - Lund, 21-22 January 2020This 2-day workshop is targeted at people who need to make decisions about diagnostic tests. It forms a coherent basis for systematically reviewing, analysing and interpreting diagnostic evidence. Target audienceThe workshop is...
October 10 2019
The Cochrane Review Screening for reducing morbidity and mortality in malignant melanoma has been recently updated. Researchers from Cochrane Sweden and The Nordic Cochrane Centre are behind this recent review. Read the full interview with Karsten Juhl Jørgensen, Director of the Nordic Cochrane Centre and author of the review to learn...
August 7 2019
Today, we are celebrating our second anniversary as a Cochrane centre. Our Centre was established on the 16th May 2017 and is located in the city of Lund. It is affiliated with the Department of Research & Development, Skåne University Hospital, in collaboration with the Faculty of Medicine at Lund University and with the Nordic...
May 15 2019
The Cochrane Library App presents the latest up-to-date evidence from the Cochrane Library in a convenient, easy to navigate format which provides you with relevant, accessible research, when you need it, from the world’s leading experts in evidence-informed health care.All content in the app is free and new issues will download regularly.Download...
February 21 2019
In 2017 Cochrane Sweden started the Cochrane International Mobility Programme to promote training periods at Cochrane Centre’s in other countries. Modelled on the European student exchange program, Erasmus, the scheme being trialed is global with opportunities across the Cochrane Network. The original aim was for the scheme to be for...
February 20 2019
Cochrane is made up of 13,000 members and over 50,000 supporters who come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of...
January 31 2019
Everyone is welcome to join the Cochrane collaboration. Cochrane is a global network with 13,000 members and over 50,000 supporters. If you would like to be a part of Cochrane, you can find more information at Join Cochrane. You are also welcome to contact Cochrane Sweden to find out how you can contribute to providing reliable...
January 24 2019
We recently reported the dramatic increase of Cochrane accounts by people based in Sweden (link).What about the Cochrane Members?A few Swedes have become authors of Cochrane reviews. Others contributed in different ways. To find out how, follow the Twitter hashtag "CochraneMember".
November 30 2018
Shape the future of CochraneOver the next few weeks, four new members will be elected to Cochrane’s Governing Board. The Board consists of 13 people, most of whom, are themselves Cochrane members who actively contribute to the work of Cochrane (for example as authors, editors, center directors). They are chosen by other Cochrane members. Some of...
November 9 2018
Cochrane Sweden was recently launched on May 2017. At that time, only 458 Swedes had a Cochrane account (i.e. they were registered in Archie).What happened in the following 16 months?By September 2018, 1034 Swedes registered in Archie, corresponding to +126% new members.
October 4 2018