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  • Each year at Cochrane’s annual colloquium, awards and prizes are given out to those who have contributed to the organisation’s work in various ways.The Thomas C Chalmers award is given to the principal author of the best oral and poster presentations addressing methodological issue related to systematic reviews.Emily Karahalios – an associate...
    October 13 2017
  • Sarah Chapman and Nurse Consultant across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Sharon Eustice recently wrote a blog for Evidently Cochrane surrounding evidence on intermittent catheterisation for long-term bladder management. The piece reflects on the implications for practice and future research, drawing on the review "Intermittent catheterisation...
    October 11 2017
  • Cochrane Incontinence Group has welcomed two new members of the team to their editorial base at the Institute of Health & Society at Newcastle University.Lindsey Elstub has taken on the role of Managing Editor, while Eugenie Johnson joins as Editorial Assistant. They join Sheila Wallace, Cochrane Information Specialist, and Co-...
    October 11 2017
  • Cochrane’s 2018 global conference will be held in Edinburgh between 16th-18th September, and organisers Cochrane UK are planning to make it a “patients included” event.The Colloquium will continue to focus on the core goals of Cochrane’s “Strategy To 2020” – producing evidence, making evidence accessible, advocating for evidence and being an...
    October 11 2017
  • Patricia Aluko – Research Assistant within the Institute of Health & Society at Newcastle University – recently wrote a blog about the incorporation of brief economic commentaries (BECs) into Cochrane Incontinence Group reviews.The eight different reviews all focused on different surgical approaches to treat stress urinary incontinence in...
    October 9 2017
  • 2017Existing published reviews with Brief Economic Commentaries (BECs) added during 2017:Glazener CMA, Cooper K, Mashayekhi A. Anterior vaginal repair for urinary incontinence in women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2017, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD001755. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001755.pub2. Available at: http://...
    September 6 2016
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