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Neonatal care
Skills: Data Extraction, Protocol Development, Screening, Searching, Statistical Analysis, Summary of Findings Tables, Translation - Linguistic: from English to English
Neonatal care including clinical pharmacy job and activities
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Anaesthesia, Critical and Emergency Care
Cancer
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion
This is a test task.
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems
Orthopaedics & trauma
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Screening, Searching
We are conducting a review on congenital muscular torticollis in the 0 - 5 year old age range without language restrictions. We are looking for up to two individuals who have access to CNKI and VIP databases to search the databases for relevant C... show more
Incontinence
Neurology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
Please can you help? For a Cochrane review on neurogenic bowel management our review authors would really be grateful for help in translating into English the table headings and labelling in 2 papers written in Chinese (approx 4 tables per paper)... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Haematological Malignancies
Blood disorders
Skills: Screening
We now have the full text of an article from the Khirurgiia journal. The use of cryosupernatant plasma in complex treatment of pancreonecrosis. We want to know if the article fulfills our review's eligibility criteria or not. The article is in R... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Schizophrenia
Mental health
Skills: Clinical Input, Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Qualitative Analysis, Question Formulation, Review - Clinical Content, Review - Methods, Risk of Bias Assessment, Searching, Statistical Analysis, Summary of Findings Tables
I am interested to do a meta-analysis on this topic
Schizophrenia
Mental health
Skills: Screening, Translation - Linguistic: from Persian to English
A study in schizophrenia is needed to be translated into English from Persian. The contributor will be acknowledged in our review entitled: "Fluphenazine decanoate (timing of administration) for people with schizophrenia"
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Translation - Linguistic: from Polish to English
We are looking for help with one Polish paper - initially, the assessment for inclusion/exclusion for our systematic review on medication for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, is required. Should any of the papers be eligible for inc... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Translation - Linguistic: from Russian to English
We are looking for help with 6 Russian papers - initially, the assessment for inclusion/exclusion for our systematic review on medication for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, is required. Should any of the papers be eligible for inc... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
We are looking for help with 10 Chinese papers - initially, the assessment for inclusion/exclusion for our systematic review on medication for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, is required. Should any of the papers be eligible for in... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to
These tasks are part of the Cochrane-Wikipedia Partnership. Cochrane and Wikipedia are working together to share high-quality medical evidence with a broad audience. -There are over 25,000 health-related articles in English Wikipedia. -App... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Gynaecological, Neuro-oncology and Orphan Cancers
Cancer
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Korean to English
Dear all, Thank you for casting your attention to this post. RE: Cochrane systemtic review "Exercise interventions for people undergoing multimodal cancer treatment that includes surgery". I am undertaking a systematic review on exercise ... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Lungs & airways
Skills: Data Extraction, Review - Clinical Content, Translation - Linguistic: from English to Portuguese
I am a Brazilian physiotherapist specialized in intensive care unit, currently living in Portugal where I am taking a masters degree in the area of sleep apnea syndrome. I have great admiration for the Cochrane workforce and I am very interested i... show more
Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care
Other
Skills: Clinical Input, Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Review - Clinical Content, Review - Language and Copyedit, Screening, Searching, Translation - Linguistic: from to
I'm a doctor from Brazil (intensive care and palliative care specialist), by the moment living in Paris because of my PhD thesis. Very interested in joining a group who works on systematic reviews. Full working proficiency in Portuguese, English... show more
Central Executive
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to
The Web Team (CEAD/IKMD) is looking for someone with search engine optimization (SEO) knowledge and experience to help us improve our use of Google's AdWords system. Can you volunteer a few hours of your time to help us improve our knowledge and d... show more
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from German to English
We need a fluent German speaker with an understanding of systematic review methodology to translate an article by Hillebrand (1995) to English. At this moment, we would prefer a full translation of the paper but are willing to work with translatio... show more
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Translation - Linguistic: from French to English
We seek help in assessing a French paper for eligibility for inclusion in a systematic review on medications for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. The initial assessment is based on the population/intervention/study design. If it is ... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Schizophrenia
Mental health
Skills: Review - Language and Copyedit
We need a fluent Japanese speaker to help us in the translation of a research article investigating antipsychotics for schizophrenia patients. If anyone is interested or capable to help, he may kindly contact us on tu.tarek@gmail.com to send them ... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Complementary & alternative medicine
Skills: Qualitative Analysis
Premenstrual syndrome is an important ailment majority of female population suffers through. Pharmacological treatment is associated with number of complications. Hence searching for complementary modalities in its management is very necessary. I ... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Kidney disease
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Korean to English
We are looking for someone who is able to translate into English a randomized controlled trial written in the Korean Language.
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Common Mental Disorders
Mental health
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
kills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English D11 - Reviews: Benzodiazepines for Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD) We are performing a systematic review of benzodiazepines in Generalized Anxiety Disorder (that will be split at the ne... show more
Renal
Kidney disease
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Risk of Bias Assessment, Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
Data extraction from two articles written in Chinese Our review protocol is "Review number 345:Pharmacological interventions for preventing clotting of extracorporeal circuits during continuous renal replacement therapy". This review aims to loo... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Acute Respiratory Infections
Complementary & alternative medicine
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Persian to English
In the update searches for the Review Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold we found the publication of a potentially relevant RCT in Persian language. We are looking for someone who would be willing to translate the publication (o... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Common Mental Disorders
Mental health
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Qualitative Analysis, Question Formulation, Review - Language and Copyedit
Hi all, I'm a MD graduated in Italy this year. I'm actually working on a review about psychiatry field and I would like to join a team , who is working also on this field of medicine. I'm particularly interested in schizophrenia, pregnancy disor... show more
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Urology
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to , Review - Methods, Risk of Bias Assessment, Summary of Findings Tables
I would like offered help in any part of a systematic review related to any aspect of pelvic floor dysfunction and physiotherapy intervention. I would like also to offer help to assess studies for risk of bias in any review. I am from Brazil, ... show more
Urology
Urology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
We would ask to screening 2 articles in Chinese. If they meet inclusion criteria, we would ask to translate method and results section (if possible, data extraction and risk of bias assessment)
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Urology
Urology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Japanese to English
We would ask to screening 5 articles in Japanese. If they meet inclusion criteria, we would ask to translate method and results section (if possible, data extraction and risk of bias assessment)
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Entry level - good for growing skills
Consumers and Communication
Methods
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Qualitative Analysis, Review - Methods, Screening
We are currently working on a search strategy for a qualitative evidence synthesis and expect to be able to start screening asap. To strengthen our team, we are in search for co-authors experienced in qualitative research methods/ qualitative evid... show more
Orthopaedics & trauma
Skills: Clinical Input, Data Extraction, Protocol Development, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Review - Language and Copyedit
wanted someone who can work as a coauthor to develop a cochrane systematic review in orthopedic physiotherapy
Consumer Network
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Consumer Input, Protocol Development, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Review - Consumer, Summary of Findings Tables
Who are we? The BMJ RapidRecs Group is looking for patient/carer partners to be on a guideline panel for a rapid guideline. This project is under the WikiRecs initiative, where our mandate is to translate potentially practice changing evidence in... show more
Consumer Network
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Consumer Input, Review - Consumer
Cochrane UK is delighted to be organizing the next Cochrane Colloquium to be held in Edinburgh in September 2018. The theme will be ‘Cochrane for all – better evidence for better health decisions’. We want this to be an important step in inc... show more
Ear, Nose and Throat
Ear, nose & throat
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion, Translation - Linguistic: from Czech to English
We have a paper in Czech which we need some one to look at the assess eligibility for a review on Saline for allergic rhinitis
Gynaecological, Neuro-oncology and Orphan Cancers
Cancer
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Polish to English
We are currently working on a fast-track review, so we are working to tight deadlines. Abstract screening has identified a study in Polish which needs to be screened further to identify if it meets the inclusion criteria. Can anyone help with this... show more
Schizophrenia
Mental health
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from German to English
We are looking for scientists who will be able to translate some abstracts and Methods from German into English. The abstracts involve studies on Cognitive Remediation in Schizophrenia. Please send any interest at Dr Alexandra Pentaraki: brainmat... show more
Incontinence
Urology
Skills: Data Extraction, Translation - Linguistic: from Czech to English
Please can you help? Our review authors have a paper in Czech which appears to be relevant for inclusion in their review on long term use of intermittent urinary catheters. The journal article is 8 pages long (although 3 pages are abstract/refer... show more
Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care
Pain & anaesthesia
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to Spanish
We are currently completing a Cochrane review on the efficacy of transverse abdominal plane blocks for analgesia for abdominal surgery. We have two papers - one in Chinese and one in Spanish that require translation. We are hoping this could be do... show more
Schizophrenia
Mental health
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to
Cognitive Remediation Therapy plus Standard Care vs. Standard Care for People with Schizophrenia We are looking for scientists who will be able to translate some abstracts from Spanish, Arabic, Czech, into English. The abstracts involve studies ... show more
Schizophrenia
Mental health
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to
We are looking for scientists who will be able to translate some abstracts from Spanish, Norwegian, French and Chinese into English. The abstracts involve studies on Cognitive Remediation in Schizophrenia. Please send any interest at Dr Alexandra ... show more
Kidney disease
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion
Seeking help to assess 5-10 studies in Chinese and Japanese to assess eligibility for a review and for data extraction. Review is for Cochrane Kidney Transplant looking at the safety of blood thinners for people on dialysis. Any offers of help ver... show more
Common Mental Disorders
Mental health
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
We are performing a systematic review of benzodiazepines in Generalized Anxiety Disorder (that will be split at the next stage into three reviews. We have about 50 papers for full text screening in languages we do not read. These have been tagged ... show more
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Heart & circulation
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Spanish to English
I need a full article written in Spanish to be translated. I would provide a small checklist for you to complete. I am looking for key words in particular to help me decide whether the study should be included or excluded in my review. It shou... show more
Methodology Review
Methods
Skills: Data Extraction, Qualitative Analysis, Report Writing
Our team is looking for reviewers with experience in the qualitative systematic review to join our team working on the systematic review, "Efficacy and safety of tocilizumab in the treatment of Takayasu arteritis" registered with PROSPERO. (https:... show more
Qualitative and Implementation Methods Group
Methods
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Qualitative Analysis, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Risk of Bias Assessment, Screening, Summary of Findings Tables
We are looking for reviewers with experience in qualitative research to join our systematic review team to inform a BMJ Rapid Recommendations guideline on prostate specific antigen screening (http://www.bmj.com/rapid-recommendations). The work wil... show more
Qualitative and Implementation Methods Group
Methods
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Qualitative Analysis, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Risk of Bias Assessment, Screening, Summary of Findings Tables
We are looking for reviewers with experience in qualitative research to join our systematic review team to inform a BMJ Rapid Recommendations guideline on colorectal cancer screening (http://www.bmj.com/rapid-recommendations). The work will be com... show more
Consumer Network
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Consumer Input, Protocol Development, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Review - Consumer
Who are we? The BMJ RapidRecs Group is looking for patient partners to be on a guideline panel for a rapid guideline. This project is under the WikiRecs initiative, where our mandate is to translate potentially practice changing evidence into tr... show more
Consumer Network
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Consumer Input, Protocol Development, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Review - Consumer, Summary of Findings Tables
Who are we? The BMJ RapidRecs Group is looking for patient partners to be on a guideline panel for a rapid guideline. This project is under the WikiRecs initiative, where our mandate is to translate potentially practice changing evidence into tru... show more
Dementia and Cognitive Improvement
Mental health
Skills: Data Extraction, Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
We have 2 papers (randomised controlled trials) that require translation from Chinese to English. A direct translation of the Methods and Results (including Tables) is needed. The 2 papers are: 1. Evaluation of galantamine in treatment of A... show more
Consumer Network
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Consumer Input, Protocol Development, Question Formulation, Review - Consumer
Who are we? The Primary Care WikiRecs Group is looking for patient partners to be on a guideline panel for a rapid primary care guideline. The WikiRecs initiative is to translate potentially practice changing evidence into trustworthy, internatio... show more
GRADEing Methods Group
Methods
Skills: Protocol Development, Qualitative Analysis, Risk of Bias Assessment
Our team is conducting a review for a new guideline titled "Clinical guidelines for the diagnosis and management of work-related mental health conditions in general practice". One question, within our guideline, requires an assessment of risk for ... show more
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Infectious disease
Skills: Data Extraction
Cochrane STI is conducting a review that has included one study in chinese. We appreciate if a chinese reviewer who has experience in data extraction can help the author´s group in this task. Thanks in advance.
Eyes and Vision
Eyes & vision
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion
Seeking someone who can read Russian to review a journal article to help determine whether it should be included in our review. The review is on medical interventions (medications) for treating a specific type of glaucoma. If the study meets the ... show more
Eyes and Vision
Eyes & vision
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion
Seeking someone who can read Italian to review a journal article to help determine whether it should be included in our review. The review is on medical interventions (medications) for treating a specific type of glaucoma. If the study meets the ... show more
Eyes and Vision
Eyes & vision
Skills: Inclusion/Exclusion
Seeking someone who can read Hungarian to review a journal article to help determine whether it should be included in our review. The review is on medical interventions (medications) for treating a specific type of glaucoma. If the study meets th... show more
Skin
Cancer
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Arabic to English
I need help to extract data from this Arabic article, mainly tables of data. Lohrasb MH, Gohdrat M, Meshkibaf MH. Therapeutic effects of topical minoxidil or Rosemary and the combination of both on the treatment of alopecia areata. Journal ... show more
Musculoskeletal
Rheumatology
Skills: Clinical Input, Consumer Input, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Question Formulation
A guarantor is required for a Cochrane review relating to the field of orthopaedic arthroplasty and robotics. This person will need to be a first author of a Cochrane or systematic review. The main task is to ensure that the minimum requirements o... show more
Injuries
Orthopaedics & trauma
Skills: Clinical Input, Consumer Input, Review - Clinical Content, Review - Consumer, Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to
We seek people who have ever had a frostbite injury, or who treat these injuries to comment on a new review on the topic.
Childhood Cancer
Cancer
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion
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
Cancer
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion
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
Cancer
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion
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
Childhood Cancer
Cancer
Skills: Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion
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
Lungs & airways
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
Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders
Lungs & airways
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
Mental health
Skills: Clinical Input, Consumer Input, Protocol Development, Review - Clinical Content, Review - Methods
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
Common Mental Disorders
Mental health
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
Kidney disease
Skills: Data Extraction, Translation - Linguistic: from to
We would be extremely grateful for the (i) assessment of eligibility, (ii) translation and data extraction of any of the following foreign language trials: 1. French x1 2. Spanish x1 3. German x1 4. Russian x1 If you would be able to hel... show more
Work - Occupational Safety and Health
Health & safety at work
Skills: Review - Clinical Content, Review - Consumer, Review - Methods
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
Airways
Lungs & airways
Skills: Review - Clinical Content, Review - Methods
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
Health & safety at work
Skills: Clinical Input, Consumer Input, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Review - Consumer, Review Dissemination/Knowledge Translation: from to
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
Work - Occupational Safety and Health
Health & safety at work
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to
Are you fluent in a non-English language? Do you have a microphone and head phones/speakers? Translate and record this podcast http://www.cochrane.org/podcasts/10.1002/14651858.CD002892.pub5 and you get full credit as the author. We already have E... show more