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
If you are trying to reach our Editorial Office...Our former Managing Editor Teo Quay has left the group, due to a recent move to Canada. Our new Managing Editor is Vernon Hedge, firstname.lastname@example.org
28 September 2020
Cochrane Anaesthesia turns 20 this year! We started in 2000 as the Anaesthesia, Critical and Emergency Care Group (ACE), and recently split to two distinct but collaborative groups (Anaesthesia, and Emergency and Critical Care). This editorial takes a look at the achievements and challenges, the evolution of our group, and future directions. (Link...
30 June 2020
Mark your calendars! Cochrane Nordic is holding several research meetings this fall: https://bit.ly/3fsn9GkTopics include:Conflicts of interest in researchCorporate influence on researchPatient and public involvement in researchThe new Risk of bias 2 tool (RoB 2)
17 June 2020
We are pleased to share our Annual Report for 2019-2020, outlining our activities, achievements, and impact. A huge thank you to all of the authors, peers, editors, consumers, stakeholders, and other groups and individuals who contributed. You can download the report here. If you have questions or feedback, please contact the Managing...
9 June 2020
Cochrane has set-up one page that highlights content relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the various related activities that we are undertaking in response.Updates on our work will be added daily. It includes information and resources:For the public, patients, and carersFor healthcare workersFor researchersFor policy and guideline...
27 March 2020
A new Cochrane Special Collection on evidence for regional anaesthesia has been developed and is now available in the Cochrane Library. This Special Collection presents the available evidence from Cochrane Reviews produced by Cochrane Anaesthesia and aims to better inform these debates and support decision-making when planning regional...
24 March 2020