This report illustrates our contribution to producing and disseminating systematic reviews of healthcare interventions. These reviews are a powerful tool to enhance healthcare knowledge and decision-making. Since 2018, Cochrane Anaesthesia, and Cochrane Emergency and Critical Care are two separate Groups working closely together.The last few...
1 February 2023
Cochrane’s first open-access journal, Cochrane Evidence Synthesis and Methods, has opened for submissions! Working in conjunction with our publisher, Wiley, this journal strengthens Cochrane’s ability to meet our stakeholders’ needs and publish different types of evidence synthesis beyond systematic reviews. It will also...
24 January 2023
Cochrane has embarked on an important change programme to transform the way we produce high-quality, independent and timely evidence. The new model is designed to ensure Cochrane remains viable, sustainable, and focused on the greatest global health and care challenges now and into the future.As part of the new model, we are implementing...
13 January 2023
Cochrane UK is delighted to be hosting the Cochrane Colloquium at the Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) Centre in London from 4th to 6th September 2023, and Satellite events on 3rd September.Cochrane has chosen the theme ‘Forward together for trusted evidence’ to explore the challenges for the future around trustworthiness of healthcare...
17 March 2022
New review from Cochrane Anaesthesia:Pre‐emptive and preventive NSAIDs for postoperative pain in adults undergoing all types of surgeryCheck out the full review for more details.
18 June 2021
Our reviews are often used in clinical guidelines.Check out the full list for more details.Cochrane ANAESTHESIA and Cochrane EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL CARE Reviews used in clinical guidelines published between January 2019 and January 2021
29 January 2021
Cochrane has published a new review:Melatonin for preoperative and postoperative anxiety in adultsCheck out the full review for more details.
11 January 2021
Our Review 'Peripheral nerve blocks for hip fractures in adults' was recently updated. This update incorporated 18 new trials. It also implemented the new Risk of bias 2 tool. We are proud to be one of the first Review Groups across Cochrane to implement this new tool and applaud the authors for their enthusiasm and hard work in adopting new...
26 November 2020
We are very pleased to announce the publication of a new network meta-analysis several years in the making (see: Featured Review: Drugs for preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting in adults after general anaesthesia: a network meta-analysis). This was a huge effort involving the synthesis of 585 studies looking at the relative effects of 28...
20 October 2020
Unfortunately, our current Managing Editor, Teo Quay, is leaving us to return to Canada after a very productive and happy time with our groups. A new Managing Editor has been appointed for the Cochrane Anaesthesia and Cochrane Emergency and Critical Care groups. Vernon Hedge is taking over from Teo during October and...
19 October 2020