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  • This blog was originally published on Evidently Cochrane and  is based on the Final Report of the James Lind Alliance Cavernoma Priority Setting Partnership, written by David White with Simon Temple, Rustam Al Shahi Salman and Ian Stuart on behalf of the Cavernoma PSP.
    Often simple ideas … Read more
  • We have produced this collection of blogs and blogshots for International Day of the Midwife 2016 as part of our Evidence for Everyday Midwifery series.
    Please share on social media using #EEMidwives and #IDM2016
    BlogsMidwife-led continuity models versus other models of care: review and reflections
    Where … Read more
  • Cochrane Review provides guidance on if daily iron supplementation shows benefits for women
    Iron-deficiency is a shortage of iron stored in the body and anaemia is caused by low levels of haemoglobin - healthy red blood cells - in the blood. Iron-deficiency and anaemia are common problems globally, … Read more
  • World Asthma Day 2016For World Asthma Day, we have produced this special collection of our asthma blogs and blogshots to inform patients and healthcare professionals of the latest Cochrane evidence.
    Help share the evidence on social media using #WorldAsthmaDay !
    BlogsYoga helps my asthma: Julie’s … Read more
  • The NIHR has announced new funding opportunities in the following areas:
    Public Health Research Programme
    16/39 - Mid-life and physical exercise16/40 - Preventing road injuries16/41 - Sedentary behaviour16/50 - Sun exposureFind out more here
    Health Services and Delivery Research Programme
    16/52 - … Read more
  • Edge Hill University have posted the following job advertisment. 
    Faculty of Health & Social CareLocation: OrmskirkSalary: £28,982 to £31,656 per annumFixed Term for 12 months in first instancePost Type: Part … Read more
  • This is a republished Evidently Cochrane  guest blog from Julie Wood, who has asthma, practices yoga and is the Head of Communication and External Affairs for Cochrane.
    New Cochrane evidence shows yoga may have benefits for people with asthmaI am not at all surprised that the Cochrane … Read more
  • A new Cochrane Review, published in the Cochrane Library today, suggests that yoga may have a beneficial effect on symptoms and quality of life in people with asthma, but effects on lung function and medication use are uncertain.Asthma is a common chronic disease affecting about 300 million … Read more
  • The CRSU supports and encourages successful delivery of complex reviews of importance to the NHS, whilst building capacity and capability within the research community through the support given.
    It aims to provide flexible, timely and appropriate response to specific requests, to support successful … Read more
  • This blog has been republished in full with permission from Students 4 Best Evidence
    “There’s a story behind every person. There’s a reason why they’re the way they are.”
    (Unknown)
    Yes, and there’s a story behind every diagnostic threshold, too.
    Thanks to these stories, we can become … Read more
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