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Palliative Care

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

We require a Consumer Reviewer to comment on our updated Cochrane Review "Mu-opioid antagonists for opioid-induced bowel dysfunction in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care"

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Health Professional Education

Skills / interests: Statistical analysis

Methodological skills / interests: Statistics

Greetings of the day, 

I'm looking for people who have sound knowledge of biostatistics and who can perform statistical analysis and produce results on the data of a project. 

Anyone who is will

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Pregnancy & Childbirth

Skills / interests: Translation (linguistic)

We are seeking translation of  a paper for a Cochrane review on *Antibiotics for incomplete abortion*. We do not require translation of the whole paper, instead completion of a form containing trial d

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Other

Skills / interests: Clinical peer review, Statistical analysis, Dissemination / Knowledge Translation, Qualitative analysis

Methodological skills / interests: Prospective Meta-Analysis, Non-randomised studies for Intervention reviews

Hello,

I would like to contribute to the field of Radiology, particularly in the ultrasound subspecialty. I am a licensed Sonographer in Canada and the United States. Looking to work with like minded

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Neonatal Care

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

I am looking for a consumer to provide feedback on a Cochrane review, which aims to explore the effects of paracetamol for preterm/low birth weight infants with patent ductus arteriosus (PDA), which i

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Neurology

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

 

Many people with MS experience muscle stiffness or spasms that are described as 'spasticity'. This may also cause pain and impact upon a person’s ability to carry out daily activities. Cann

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Urology

Skills / interests: Risk of Bias assessment, Data extraction, Translation (linguistic), Screening and selecting studies

(Ref ID: 92952) Dear Thai-reading volunteer, please can I ask - would you be able to help with an initial assessment of a paper in Thai to see if it is eligible for a Cochrane review on interventions

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Mental Health

Skills / interests: Data extraction, Translation (linguistic)

We are looking for someone to help us with translation and/or data extraction of three studies in Danish and Swedish.

  • This task should be completed by the end of October.
  • Depending on your experience
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Other

Skills / interests: Guideline development

https://www.equator-network.org/library/reporting-guidelines-under-development/reporting-guidelines-under-development-for-clinical-trials-protocols/#PLOT  We need help to organise and collate the resu

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Cancer

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

Anemia is common among cancer patients and they may require red blood cell transfusions. This systematic review considers how best to prevent and treat anemia in cancer patients: Intravenous iron vers

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Complementary & Alternative Medicine

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

I’d like to have some informations about geography odds of migraines happening especially in tropical area. To comparing with data from cold area or warm. This would help to identify the cause of migr
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Emergency Care

Skills / interests: Clinical peer review

Abstract: Introduction : A hernia is the abnormal exit of tissue or an organ, such as the bowel, through the wall of the cavity in which it normally resides. Hernia is one of the most commonly perform
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Skin Disorders

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

I am looking for a consumer who would be willing to provide feedback on a Cochrane review, which aims to explore the effects of skin care interventions in infants for preventing eczema and food allerg

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Lungs & Airways

Skills / interests: Translation (linguistic)

Hi there,

we are currently completing a systematic review on the use of acetazolamide for respiratory failure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, obesity hypoventilation syndrome and obstructiv

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Neurology

Skills / interests: Statistical analysis, Methodological peer review, Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

We are looking for some statistical, methodological and consumer referee's for some protocols and a review. 

 

Protocol 'Interventions for bone health in people living with epilepsy' - s

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Urology

Skills / interests: Risk of Bias assessment, Data extraction, Translation (linguistic), Screening and selecting studies

(Ref ID: 92961) Dear Chinese-reading volunteer, please can I ask - would you be able to help with an initial assessment of a paper in Chinese to see if it is eligible for a Cochrane review on interven

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Urology

Skills / interests: Risk of Bias assessment, Data extraction, Translation (linguistic), Screening and selecting studies

(Ref ID: 92963) Dear Chinese-reading volunteer, please can I ask - would you be able to help with an initial assessment of a paper in Chinese to see if it is eligible for a Cochrane review on interven

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Urology

Skills / interests: Risk of Bias assessment, Data extraction, Translation (linguistic), Screening and selecting studies

(Ref ID: 92944) Dear Chinese-reading volunteer, please can I ask - would you be able to help with an initial assessment of a paper in Chinese to see if it is eligible for a Cochrane review on interven

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Heart & Circulation

Skills / interests: Clinical peer review

There is uncertainty around the risk/benefit of prescribing statins for primary prevention (i.e., without a previous history of cardiovascular event) in older persons. We therefore received funding to
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Lungs & Airways

Skills / interests: Translation (linguistic)

Hi there,

we are currently completing a systematic review on the use of acetazolamide for respiratory failure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, obesity hypoventilation syndrome and obstructiv

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Heart & Circulation

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

Lower limb peripheral artery disease (PAD) occurs when the large blood vessels of the lower limbs are blocked or narrowed.  This blockage can result in decreased blood flow and oxygen supply to the mu

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Heart & Circulation

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) occurs when the large blood vessels (abdominal aorta and iliac arteries) are blocked or narrowed.  Blockage can result in decreased blood flow and oxygen supply to the

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Developmental, Psychosocial & Learning Problems

Skills / interests: Translation (linguistic)

Hello!I am a university student currently doing research who needs a ppt translated titled the "The Role of Social Media in the Palestine Solidarity movement."

 

The article is written in Ar

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Public Health

Skills / interests: Copy-editing and proof-reading, PICO annotation, Data extraction, Summary of Findings tables, Methodological peer review, Searching for evidence, Training or mentoring, Risk of Bias assessment, Statistical analysis, Screening and selecting studies, Prioritisation of review topics, Using GRADE, Data analysis and organisation

Hello people! 

I am a Dental Surgeon and a recent MPH Graduate. I am taking this initiative to make a team of budding and expert researchers to contribute their skills and expertise in the field of e

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Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

This task will involve completing a short assessment of a Cochrane Gut Review on probiotics for the treatment of chronic constipation in children. In particular, we will ask for your feedback on wheth

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Lungs & Airways

Skills / interests: Translation (linguistic)

Hi there,

we are currently completing a systematic review on the use of acetazolamide for respiratory failure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, obesity hypoventilation syndrome and obstructiv

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Infectious Disease

Skills / interests: Data extraction

Our international research team is conducting a project to assess the readability of text in multiple languages, including Mandarin. I am seeking the help of a researcher who has experience in Python

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Public Health

Skills / interests: Data analysis and organisation

Hello I am a master student in Biostatistics. I need a biostatistician as a private tutor. We will meet on Zoom.us and discuss concepts in Biostatistics. The reward will be payments per hour (hourly p
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Urology

Skills / interests: Risk of Bias assessment, Data extraction, Translation (linguistic), Screening and selecting studies

(Ref ID: 68192) Dear Korean-reading volunteer, please can I ask - would you be able to help with an initial assessment of a paper in Korean to see if it is eligible for a Cochrane review on interventi

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Cancer

Skills / interests: Copy-editing and proof-reading

Abstract Introduction Breast cancer is the most common cancer in the world and second leading cause of death in the world. There is cultural barrier and discipline conflict of the disease where patien
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Ear, Nose & Throat

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

We are hoping to find someone with an interest in vestibular migraine to read and comment on three protocols for reviews we will be doing on the prevention and treatment of this condition. Vestibular

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Heart & Circulation

Skills / interests: Copy-editing and proof-reading, Clinical peer review, PICO annotation, Data extraction, Guideline development, Qualitative analysis, Summary of Findings tables, Methodological peer review, Searching for evidence, Risk of Bias assessment, Screening and selecting studies, Prioritisation of review topics, Using GRADE, Data analysis and organisation

I am interested in participating as an author in cochrane reviews in my area of expertize.
Other

Skills / interests: Copy-editing and proof-reading, Data extraction, Screening and selecting studies

We are seeking authors to join our team for meta-analysis review projects in all medical fields. Our team is expert in meta-analysis with high impact publications. If you have time and interest to tea
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Mental Health

Skills / interests: Data analysis and organisation

Hi there,

I am looking for someone with experience in meta-analyses of prognostic factor studies to get in touch about an upcoming SR. We are planning to publish the protocol paper soon so please get

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Gynaecology

Skills / interests: Clinical peer review

Abstract

Study design; systemic review Meta analysis

Aim of the study; to verify progesterone use throughout the second half of pregnancy may prevent preterm labor among women with short cervix less

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Methodology

Skills / interests: Risk of Bias assessment

Methodological skills / interests: Bias, Non-randomised studies for Intervention reviews

Cochrane’s Methods Support Unit has developed guidance on conducting and reporting risk of bias assessments for non-randomised trials of interventions and we need your help!

We are looking for feedba

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Effective Practice & Health Systems

Skills / interests: Prioritisation of review topics

The sensitivity of COVID-19 to temperature is described as under:- 4 D Celsius: Remain active for indefinite time. 22 D Celsius: Survive for 14 days. 37 D Celsius: Survive for 2 days. 56 D Celsius...
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Methodology

Skills / interests: Data analysis and organisation

Hello everyone Here I am posting an International Learning group for biostatistics. The account is on Twitter, which has a link for application for free membership to be included in discussions on ...
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Developmental, Psychosocial & Learning Problems

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

We are looking for a parent or carer of an infant who has experienced (or is experiencing) colic, who would be willing to provide a consumer perspective on our protocol (e.g. ensuring that outcomes re

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Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

This task will involve completing a short assessment of a Cochrane Gut Review on an intervention for functional dyspepsia (pain and discomfort in the stomach that is not explained by ulcers or other l

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Urology

Skills / interests: Risk of Bias assessment, Data extraction, Translation (linguistic), Screening and selecting studies

(Ref ID: 92979) Dear Chinese-reading volunteer, please can I ask - would you be able to help with an initial assessment of a paper in Chinese to see if it is eligible for a Cochrane review on interven

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Pregnancy & Childbirth

Skills / interests: Copy-editing and proof-reading, Data extraction, Methodological peer review

 Id prefer to participate in article writing,data extraction, quality assessment and other tasks related to rounding a project or writing a paper. i would like to collaborate with cochrane team anyway

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Developmental, Psychosocial & Learning Problems

Skills / interests: Consumer (public, patient, carer) input

We are looking for a parent or carer of an infant with this condition, who would be willing to provide a consumer perspective on this review (e.g. is it addressing an important question, are relevant

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