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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Geographic Groups
Other
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from to
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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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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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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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