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posted on: 13 May 2014 - 13:55
Cochrane Collaboration recruits talented Wikipedian In Residence
Jake Orlowitz is an experienced Wikipedia editor and administrator, and a member of the Wiki Project Med Foundation board. He has been working with Cochrane contributors for more than a year on taking forward a working partnership between Cochrane and Wikipedia. In this blog post, he looks at the latest developments in this collaborative venture. Cross-posted, with permission, from the Wikimedia... read more
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posted on: 1 May 2014 - 08:51
Communicating uncertainty of results: From ‘No difference’ to estimation in 9 links
Toby Lasserson has been a Senior Editor at the Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU) since 2010. In this blog post he reflects on the challenges of communicating statistical results and summarises a number of resources that might help authors report their findings in comprehensible and useful ways. read more
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posted on: 28 Feb 2014 - 11:46
Winding back the harms of too much medicine
Internationally respected author and journalist Ray Moynihan has been writing about the business of medicine for almost two decades. He is currently a Senior Research Fellow at Bond University, and helping organise a series of conferences called Preventing Overdiagnosis, the next coming up at Oxford University this September. read more
posted on: 18 Feb 2014 - 22:49
#CochraneTech: Mapping the future of Cochrane technology
Chris Mavergames is Head of Cochrane’s Informatics and Knowledge Management Department (IKMD), and has been working on Cochrane web and technology projects since 2006. In his latest post for the Cochrane Blog, Chris updates on current work and future plans in the areas of technology and innovation within and outside Cochrane. read more

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