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Upper GI and Pancreatic Diseases
Skills: Searching
N=acetylcysteine as an adjuvant therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication We are looking for some help to getting access to full-text of four articles to include in our SR. We would be very gratefull if someone could help us. These are the ... show more
Childhood Cancer
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Data Extraction
We need a fluent Japanese speaker with an understanding of systematic review methodology to read an article in Japanese. First, it needs to be established if the article fulfills all inclusion criteria for the review. If that is the case more info... show more
Childhood Cancer
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Data Extraction
We need a fluent Polish speaker with an understanding of systematic review methodology to read two articles in Polsih. First, it needs to be established if the article fulfills all inclusion criteria for the review. If that is the case more inform... show more
Childhood Cancer
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Data Extraction
We need a fluent Czech speaker with an understanding of systematic review methodology to read two articles in Czech. First, it needs to be established if the article fulfills all inclusion criteria for the review. If that is the case more informat... show more
Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Russian to English
We are looking for some translation assistance with a Russian article. We anticipate that it would be a very short task, in order to identify it's eligibility for a review.
Childhood Cancer
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Data Extraction
We need a fluent Russian speaker with an understanding of systematic review methodology to read an article in Russian. First, it needs to be established if the article fulfills all inclusion criteria for the review. If that is the case more inform... show more
Acute Respiratory Infections
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Russian to English
We need a fluent Russian speaker with an understanding of systematic review methodology to translate an article by Razzvoezhoev (2012) to English. At this moment, we would prefer a full translation of the paper but are willing to work with transla... show more
Effective Practice and Organisation of Care
Skills: Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to , Review - Clinical Content, Data Extraction
The new Review 'Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribing practices for hospital inpatients' has been highlighted by the Cochrane Communications and External Affairs Department and Editorial Unit as a Cochrane Review that should be added to ... show more
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Skills: Review - Consumer, Consumer Input
We are looking for people to comment on the review Non-pharmaceutical measures for prevention of post-thrombotic syndrome. Non-pharmaceutical measures include compression stockings. If you have personal or carer experience of this condition or tre... show more
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Skills: Searching, Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to , Review - Clinical Content, Data Extraction
The new Review 'Oral anti-diabetic pharmacological therapies for the treatment of women with gestational diabetes' has been highlighted by the Cochrane Communications and External Affairs Department and Editorial Unit as a Cochrane Review that sho... show more
Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders
Skills: Clinical Input
Our team is trying to register a title for Cochrane Review on "Antibiotic therapy for chronic infection with Burkholderia cepacia complex in people with cystic fibrosis". However, we still need to recruit a cystic fibrosis specialist in our team. ... show more
Schizophrenia
Skills: Review - Methods, Review - Clinical Content, Protocol Development, Consumer Input, Clinical Input
Cochrane Schizophrenia are seeking to recruit referees to complete peer reviews on an ongoing basis. Using the checklist and guidance provided, you will be asked to examine draft protocols and reviews, and provide constructive feedback for the aut... show more
Neuromuscular Disease
Skills: Risk of Bias Assessment, Report Writing, Data Extraction
We are looking for an experienced systematic reviewer to assist with several tasks: data extraction, risk of bias assessment and possibly other tasks on two updates
Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Lithuanian to English
Can you help us ? We have a identified a paper written in Lithuanian which might be an included study for a review on using video feedback as an intervention to improve parental attachment. We need a volunteer to confirm that this study matches t... show more
Common Mental Disorders
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Persian to English
We need an accurate translation of a 10 page paper "Debriefing Interventions for the Prevention of Psychological Trauma in Women Following Childbirth" from Farsi into English. References are already in English. This study has been reviewed against... show more
Urology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Turkish to English
We are conducting a systematic review and we acquired two Turkish papers. We need to fill the: - Characteristics of studies - Risk of Bias assessment - Results Extraction We will provide training in risk of bias assessment if necessary, so on... show more
Back and Neck
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Turkish to English
Gul K, Onal SA. Comparison of non-invasive and invasive techniques in the treatment of patients with myofascial pain syndrome [Miyofasiyal ağrı sendromlu hastaların tedavisinde non-invazif ve invazif tekniklerin karşılaştırılması]. Ağrı (Algoloji)... show more
Back and Neck
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
Chen L, Zhang X, Ding H, Tao Y, Zhan H. Comparative study on effects of manipulation treatment and TENS on patients with cervicogenic headache. Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao [Journal of Chinese Integrative Medicine] 2007;5:403-6. [PubMed: 17631795]
Work - Occupational Safety and Health
Skills: Review - Methods, Review - Consumer, Review - Clinical Content
You will need a critical mind and a piercing gaze. Your job is to take a good look at this Cochrane review draft and elucidate in concrete detail how the authors can improve it. Prior knowledge of Cochrane reviews and the methods used therein is p... show more
Work - Occupational Safety and Health
Skills: Searching
We have developed search strategies for PubMed, Central, Embase, PsycInfo, Scopus, LILACS, and OSH Update, but we would like to be sure that they are correct before beginning the selection of studies. We believe that this will not take long to be ... show more
Common Mental Disorders
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Persian to English
We want to know if the definition of TRD used by the authors matched our reviews's criteria and if the patients were randomised within a week of application of diagnostic criteria. The paper is this one: Melyani, M., et al., Mindfulness base... show more
Airways
Skills: Review - Methods, Review - Clinical Content
We are seeking peer referees who have expertise in Prognosis methods or interstitial lung disease to peer review this protocol we have on 'Prognosis of patients with interstitial lung disease without treatment or with ineffective therapies' (PROG-... show more
Work - Occupational Safety and Health
Skills: Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to , Review - Consumer, Report Writing, Question Formulation, Consumer Input, Clinical Input
This task is about encouraging creative writing within the realm of evidence based medicine. I set up a blog a few years back to explore what it means to do EBM (https://nordicebm.wordpress.com/). Soon though I discovered the usual mountains of wo... show more