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Friday, 29 February 2008

New Version of Cochrane Handbook now available


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Posted by Andy

A new extensively revised version of the Cochrane Handbook on methodology for systematic reviews is now available at:



Of particular interest is Part 3 on Special topics which includes:


Chapter 13: Including non-randomized studies


Chapter 14: Adverse effects


Chapter 15: Incorporating economics evidence


Chapter 16: Special topics in statistics


Chapter 17: Patient-reported outcomes


Chapter 18: Reviews of individual patient data


Chapter 19: Prospective meta-analysis


Chapter 20: Qualitative research and Cochrane reviews


Chapter 21: Reviews in health promotion and public health


Chapter 22: Overviews of reviews

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