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  • The Cochrane Library has produced a special collection of reviews on enabling breastfeeding for mothers and babies.Read the collection here
  • The Cochrane Library has produced a special collection of reviews on enabling breastfeeding for mothers and babies.Read the collection here
  • Applying moisturizers is an integral part of eczema treatment, but is it effective?Please see more resources at the bottom of this articleEczema is a chronic skin disease characterized by dry skin, intense itching, inflammatory skin lesions, and considerable impact on quality of life. Moisturizers are a cornerstone of eczema treatment, but it is...
  • This is an excerpt of a blog originally published on Evidently Cochrane.In the first of two blogs on care of the mechanically ventilated neonate, paediatrician and Cochrane Fellow Rufaro Ndokera looks at Cochrane evidence on optimal positioning and neonatal nurse Stephanie Wiseman gives her reflections from practice.For the new and...
  • This blog was originally published on Cochrane Community.Sarah Chapman is a knowledge broker at Cochrane UK. She writes and edits their weekly blog, Evidently Cochrane, and helps to shares Cochrane evidence across social media platforms.Jack Leahy manages Cochrane UK's digital presence, monitors impact, and helps develop new ways of...
  • This is an excerpt of a blog originally published on Evidently Cochrane.In this blog for non-medical readers, retired GP Dr Lynda Ware, Senior Fellow in General Practice with Cochrane UK, looks at new Cochrane evidence on reducing unnecessary antibiotic prescribing by hospital doctors.Antibiotics are widely used to treat infections...
  • Each year, Cochrane UK organize an annual symposium for all of their networks, including UK- and Ireland-based Cochrane contributors, researchers, health professionals, students, charities, patient advocates, and other interested groups.The 2017 symposium will take place at Keble College, Oxford on the 14th and 15th March 2017. The theme...
  • Each year, we organize an annual symposium for all of our networks, including UK- and Ireland-based Cochrane contributors, researchers, health professionals, students, charities, patient advocates, and other interested groups.The 2017 symposium will take place at Keble College, Oxford on the 14th and 15th March 2017. The theme is ‘...
  • This is an excerpt of a blog originally published on Evidently CochraneIn this blog for our Evidence for Everyday Health Choices series, Jack Leahy, Cochrane UK’s Communications and Engagement Officer, writes about his own experience of practising yoga and the latest Cochrane evidence on yoga for people with chronic non-specific low back...
  • This is an excerpt of a blog originally published on Students 4 Best EvidenceAs humans we cannot escape bias. We use our previous experiences and reasoning to make sense of the world as best we can. But we’re not perfect. One of the flaws in our reasoning is confirmation bias – the influence of preconceived ideas on our reasoning. Simply put,...

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