Understanding Evidence

Understanding Evidence

We all need to be able to make sense of evidence, whether we’re making decisions about treatments, or weighing up the latest health story to hit the headlines. In partnership with Students 4 Best Evidence, we are putting the spotlight on common errors and misunderstandings with our new campaign, Understanding Evidence.

We want to bring together the ideas that underpin the way we think about evidence. We want to share resources and initiatives that can help with making sense of evidence, and we want to highligh opportunities to get involved with others with an interest in evidence.

Understanding Evidence launches with a special week of blogs from 4th October 2016 and ongoing blogs and content thereafter, all curated by us and our partners using #UnderstandingEvidence. Please join us on social media, share your ideas, and help us make sure that we challenge claims and think critically.

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Please share blogs and blogshots from this series using #UnderstandingEvidence and don't forgot to tag us @CochraneUK

Blogs

Understanding evidence: Cochrane UK’s new series by Martin Burton

An invisible unicorn has been grazing in my office for a month… Prove me wrong. by Martin Burton

Should the Cochrane logo be accompanied by a health warning? by Iain Chalmers

Students 4 Best Evidence: new kids on the blog by Selena Ryan-Vig

Meet the Cochrane Trainees and engage in evidence! by Cochrane Trainees

Evidence-Based Medicine: spreading the word by Lynda Ware

Find all the blogs from the series here on Evidently Cochrane 

Blogshots

Find all the blogshots from the series stored in our blogshot archive here!

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