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Airways
Lungs & airways
Skills: Consumer Input, Peer Review - Consumer
Background
Bronchiectasis is a long-term condition where the airways of the lungs become abnormally widened, leading to a build-up of excess mucus that can make the lungs more vulnerable to infection.  The most common symptoms of...
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Airways
Lungs & airways
Skills: Consumer Input, Peer Review - Consumer

Background

Macrolides (e.g. clarithromycin, azithromycin, roxithromycin and troleandomycin) represent a relatively inexpensive intervention that may improve control of inflammation and clinical outcomes in patients with chronic asthma. 
 

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Airways
Lungs & airways
Skills: Consumer Input, Peer Review - Consumer
Background
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a condition in which the lungs become scarred and breathing becomes increasingly difficult.  It's not clear what causes it, but it usually affects adults who are around 70 to 75 years old, and...
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Airways
Lungs & airways
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from French to English, Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion
 We have an author team working on the Cochrane review: Psychological interventions for asthma in children and adolescents that needs some assistance with extracting data/info from a study paper in French.
 
We aim for two translators to...
Airways
Lungs & airways
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from German to English, Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion
 We have an author team working on the Cochrane review: Psychological interventions for asthma in children and adolescents that needs some assistance with extracting data/info from 3 study papers in German
 
We aim for two translators to...
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Consumer Input
We are looking for a patient to provide feedback on a systematic review. Further details on what this involves are available here: https://heart.cochrane.org/resources/consumer-reviewers. The feedback would provide a layperson's perspective to...
Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care
Pain & anaesthesia
Skills: Peer Review - Consumer
 The Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Review Group (PaPaS) is seeking a consumer reviewer for this Cochrane review. Ideally we would like to find someone with relevant lived experience (e.g. a patient or carer), who would be interested in...
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Gastroenterology & hepatology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Serbian to English
Hi everyone, 
we are doing a non/cochrane systematic review and we need a translation fom serbian to english.
    
would you mind to translate just methods, funding, results and all tables and figures (including the footnotes),...
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Turkish to English, Data Extraction, Risk of Bias Assessment
Dear members 
May I ask for help to translate this article for 
(i) Data extraction  
(ii) RoB Assessment 
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Gastroenterology & hepatology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Russian to English
hi everyone, 
we are doing a non-Cochrane network meta-analysis on obesity.
We have a russian paper. would you mind to translate just methods, funding, results and all tables and figures (including the footnotes), please?

many thanks

patrizia
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Oral Health
Dentistry & oral health
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from German to English, Data Extraction
The authors of a Cochrane Oral Health review require some help with determining whether a paper in the German language is suitable for inclusion in their review, and possibly with data extraction if the paper is included. We are looking for...
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Brazilian Medical Association
Skin disorders
Skills: Data Extraction, Clinical Input, Inclusion/Exclusion, Report Writing, Risk of Bias Assessment, Statistical Analysis, Summary of Findings Tables, GRADE
Hello folks!

My research team and I are developing a systematic review and meta-analysis in the Plastic Surgery field. If you have experience with surgery, dermatology, and correlated areas and are willing to actively contribute to the project, let...
Other
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to , Data Extraction, Inclusion/Exclusion, Statistical Analysis, Summary of Findings Tables, GRADE
If you have skills and experience in meta-analysis, bias risk analysis and the GRADE system, get in touch. We are a research group and we are looking for a researcher with these skills. Fluency in English is essential.
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Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Consumer Input
We are looking for a patient to provide feedback on a systematic review. Further details on what this involves are available here: https://heart.cochrane.org/resources/consumer-reviewers. The feedback would provide a layperson's perspective to...
Dentistry & oral health
Skills: Data Extraction, Clinical Input, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Qualitative Analysis, Report Writing, Searching
I am an early career faculty from Louisiana State University, School of Dentistry looking to join an existing established team to conduct a systematic review related to Periodontics and Implant dentistry. You can reply to this post or contact me...
Complementary Medicine
Complementary & alternative medicine
Skills: Consumer 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 migraine are affected by geological factors and...
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Heart & circulation
Skills: Data Extraction, Clinical Input, Inclusion/Exclusion, Protocol Development, Qualitative Analysis, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Peer Review - Clinical Content, Peer Review - Methods, Risk of Bias Assessment, Screening, Searching, Statistical Analysis, Summary of Findings Tables, Guideline development, GRADE, PICO annotation
I am interested in participating as an author in cochrane reviews in my area of expertize.
Renal
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Japanese to English
Hi everyone, we are updating a cochrane systematic review and we need five translations from japanese to english of methods, results, funding/support and all all table/figures. Introduction, abstract and discussion are not needed for our purpose....
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Gynaecology and Fertility
Pregnancy & childbirth
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Portuguese to English
I am currently undertaking a Cochrane review of antihypertensives in pregnancy. One of the studies found by the search strategy (Mesquita et al 1995) could potentially be included but it is in Portuguese (country of origin Brazil).

In order to...
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Epilepsy
Neurology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to
We currently have an author team that need a number of papers translated so they can complete their review. We are looking for help with each translation. The languages we need translating are; 

1 x Hungarian paper 
3 x German papers ...
Cancer
Skills: Data Extraction, Statistical Analysis
 
I am working on biomarker for early detection of lung cancer. I performed a systematic review about lung cancer biomarkers for early detection. I ended up 33 studies and want identify candidates for early detection. I want to be in touch...
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Primary Care
Heart & circulation
Skills: Clinical Input
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 test the safety of deprescribing statins used...
Heart
Heart & circulation
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Korean to English
We are trying to establish whether this paper is a randomised controlled trial and if it contains any clinical outcomes, e.g. bleeding, mortality, chest drain output or transfusion, or whether there is purely laboratory and lab test outcome data....
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Other
Skills: Data Extraction, Report Writing, Screening
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 teamwork aware me. Our team need the researcher...
Geographic Groups
Other
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to , Data Extraction, Risk of Bias Assessment, Screening
Join us to make a difference in COVID-19!
 
At Cochrane Canada, we are developing a platform that collects and organizes the best available guidelines and recommendations for COVID-19 to inform decision making, then allowing users to include...
Geographic Groups
Other
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to
Join us to make a difference in COVID-19!
 
At Cochrane Canada, we are developing a platform that collects and organizes the best available guidelines and recommendations for COVID-19 to inform decision making, then allowing users to include...
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Injuries
Orthopaedics & trauma
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Persian to English, Inclusion/Exclusion
We have been funded through an NIHR Programme grant to produce a set of Cochrane reviews. The literature searches done for one of the reviews identified a Persian paper. I can send a pdf of the paper that need translating once I've received it...
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Other
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from English to French
L’équipe Traduction de Cochrane France traduit chaque mois plus d’une soixantaine de résumés des revues Cochrane nouvellement publiées ou mises à jour. Cochrane produit deux résumés pour chaque revue publiée : un résumé en « langage simplifié »...
Methodology
Skills: Statistical Analysis
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 whatsapp. The Twitter account is @BiostatsG...
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Methodology Review
Other
Skills: Qualitative Analysis, Peer Review - Clinical Content, Peer Review - Methods
Vitamin D is considered as a vital nutrient for the proper bone health. Some observational studies showed vitamin D deficiency is prevalent in many disease conditions. The results of some epidemiological studies revealed the connection between...
Infectious Diseases
Effective practice & health systems
Skills: Protocol Development
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: Survive for 30 minutes. 70 D Celsius: Survive for...
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Public health
Skills: Statistical Analysis
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 payments). I can only afford 30 USD per hour....
Geographic Groups
Other
Skills: Data Extraction, Protocol Development, Question Formulation, Report Writing, Risk of Bias Assessment
Host Cochrane Group: Cochrane Iberoamerica (located in Barcelona, Spain= Primary contact for host Group: Marta Roqué (mroque@santpau.cat) Panel considering applications: Marta Roqué, trainer ; Xavier Bonfill, director ; Gerard Urrútia,...