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  • Who should apply? UK Cochrane Groups who would like to host a fellow at up to 80% FEC (full economic costs) for Academic InstitutionsCountry funding open to: UKGeneral information: The objectives of the scheme are: To develop, retain, attract and sustain research and innovation talent in the UK. To foster new research and innovation...
    October 23 2020
  • In the sixth blog of our special series on Evidently Cochrane: “Oh, really?” 12 things to help you question health advice, Lynda Ware, a Senior Fellow in General Practice at Cochrane UK, explains why detecting diseases earlier by screening is not always beneficial, and may – in some cases – be harmful.Surely sooner is always better?...
    October 23 2020
  • The James Lind Alliance is working with Evidence Synthesis Ireland in a worldwide exercise, called the Priority III study.  The exercise will follow James Lind Alliance methodology to identify the most important research questions around how rapid reviews in healthcare are planned and done and how the results are communicated.The Priority III...
    October 23 2020
  • 20th October is World Evidence-Based Healthcare Day. Cochrane UK’s Knowledge Brokers, Sarah Chapman and Selena Ryan-Vig, take up its theme #EvidenceToImpact, with a reflection on the potential impact of sharing evidence in blogs and the challenges of capturing it. For this first World Evidence-Based Healthcare Day, ...
    October 20 2020
  • In this blog for people undergoing IVF, Sarah Lensen (Cochrane editor) and Noortje Uphoff (IVF patient) look at the latest Cochrane evidence on IVF add-ons, as part of the new Cochrane Special Collection: In vitro fertilisation – effectiveness of add-ons.“During our first round of IVF, we were given the option to use embryo glue to...
    October 16 2020
  • In this blog for health professionals caring for neonates with jaundice, Katie Westwood, Paediatric Registrar, looks at  Cochrane evidence on the prevention and treatment of jaundice in neonates.One of the first things parents usually ask me when their newborn is being treated for jaundice is “when can I go home?”. The thing...
    October 14 2020
  • The latest evidence and resources for nurses and clinical support workers. You can either scroll through this page, or click on the topics below to jump straight to a particular section.COVID-19Care of pre-term infantsCentral venous catheter managementChronic Kidney DiseaseHealthcare worker safety and wellbeingOlder adults and medication-taking...
    October 8 2020
  • The latest evidence and resources for allied health professionals and clinical support staff. You can either scroll through this page, or click on the topics below to jump straight to a particular section.COVID-19Analgesic drugs for acute soft tissue injuryAsthmaHealthcare worker safety and wellbeingMyocardial infarctionOrganisation and delivery...
    October 8 2020
  • The latest evidence and resources for midwives and clinical support staff. You can either scroll through this page, or click on the topics below to jump straight to a particular section.COVID-19 Antenatal careLabour and birthCurrent opportunitiesComing up…COVID-19Cochrane is producing reviews and resources for the COVID-19 pandemic. We...
    October 8 2020
  • Cochrane UK’s Knowledge Brokers Sarah Chapman and Selena Ryan-Vig introduce three refreshed evidence series for health professionals and clinical support staff working in maternity care, nursing and allied health, and tell you what you can look forward to.Five years on from the launch of our three series on midwifery, nursing and allied health...
    October 8 2020

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