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Cancer
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Spanish to English
The Cochrane Haematological Malignancies Group is looking for someone who can translate a validation study from Spanish to English. The publication of interest is: Gonzalez Rodriguez, A. P., et al. (2009). "[B-chronic lymphocytic leukemia: e... show more
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Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from English to French
Cochrane France is looking for enthusiastic Francophones to help us reach our latest goal: translate all the abstracts of newly published or updated Cochrane reviews into French! If you want to help us and join our worldwide network of transla... show more
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Child Health
Child health
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Korean to English, Risk of Bias Assessment
I am part of a team in Edmonton, Canada working on a systematic review of interventions for bronchiolitis in infants. We have nearly finished the Risk of Bias (RoB) assessment process, but require some help with a few non-English RCTs which are in... show more
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Cancer
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
The Cochrane Haematological Malignancies Group is looking for someone who can assist with purchasing a Chinese publication via the Chinese journal's website, and then translate the full text from Chinese to English. The publication of interest... show more
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Epilepsy
Neurology
Skills: Searching
Need the full text of Nunez LC, Espinosa E, Hernandez E. Efectividad del fenobarbital, diazepam y antipiretico para prevenir recurrencias en ninos con una primera convulsion febril [Effectiveness of phenobarbital, diazepam and antipyretics to pre... show more
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Neuromuscular Disease
Neurology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Spanish to English
We are looking for a Spanish to English translation of a study. We do not need the paperto be translated in full in the first instance. The paper contains a number of different comparisons - the intervention that the authors of the Cochrane revie... show more
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Consumer Network
Consumer & communication strategies
Skills: Consumer Input
Academic publication is enriched by contributions from patients who bring their lived experience to the task of authoring or co-authoring. Some public co-authors wish to remain anonymous, as their story is sensitive or perhaps carries stigma. As l... show more
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Multiple Sclerosis and Rare Diseases of the Central Nervous System
Neurology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Polish to English
Cendrowski, W. Unsaturated fatty acids in the immunology and therapy of multiple sclerosis. Pol Tyg Lek 1982;37(8):225-227 Translate Methods and Results section. I will supply article. I anticipate this will be a quick task for someone with k... show more
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Multiple Sclerosis and Rare Diseases of the Central Nervous System
Neurology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Russian to English
Bisaga, G.; Odinak, M.; Bo?ko, A.; Mel'nik, I.; Popova, N. Possibilities of treatment of multiple sclerosis exacerbations without corticosteroids: a role of metabolic and antioxidant therapy. Zh Nevrol Psikhiatr Im S S Korsakova 2011;111(2):44-4... show more
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Hypertension
Heart & circulation
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Norwegian to English
I need to know if this Norwegian article is a randomized controlled trial of methyldopa versus placebo in patients with essential hypertension. It must be monotherapy methyldopa; not add-on to other drugs.
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Hepato-Biliary
Methods
Skills: Review - Methods
Technological surgical innovations have made it possible to use laparoscopic surgery in patients with pre‑existing adhesions or cicatricial changes. However, laparoscopic repeat liver resection (LRLR) still represents a challenge for surgeons, not... show more
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Urology
Urology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Czech to English
We require assistance translating one Czech article into English. You will be provided with the article along with the inclusion/exclusion criteria of the review. Previous experience in Cochrane reviews is desirable but not essential. We anticipat... show more
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Urology
Urology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
We require assistance translating two Chinese articles into English. You will be provided with the articles along with the inclusion/exclusion criteria of the review. Previous experience in Cochrane reviews is desirable but not essential. We antic... show more
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Heart & circulation
Skills: Consumer Input, Protocol Development, Review - Consumer
We are looking for persons with lived experience of heart failure to participate on our guideline panel. The tasks include: 1) review and provide feedback on the systematic review protocol, to identify and prioritize patient-important outcomes, 2)... show more
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Eyes and Vision
Other
Skills: Consumer Input, Review - Consumer, Risk of Bias Assessment
Dear Cochrane TaskExchangers, We have developed a free, online tool that teaches research critical appraisal and facilitates the sharing of appraisals amongst a global community (CrowdCARE, Crowdsourcing Critical Appraisal of Research Evidence:... show more
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Orthopaedics & trauma
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to
I’m doing a systematic review on the risk factors for cam morphology (of the hip). I’m looking for someone to translate a study from Chinese into English to determine if the study should be included in a systematic review. A full translation is no... show more
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Injuries
Orthopaedics & trauma
Skills: Consumer Input
We are finalising the update of a review on decompressive craniectomy (removal of a piece of skull bone to reduce pressure on the brain) after traumatic brain injury. We invite input from people who have had this procedure.
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Other
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. -Over ... show more
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders
Gastroenterology & hepatology
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Japanese to English
To carry a seprate search in Japanese litrature for eligible studies and to extract the study data and results then translated into English.
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Gastroenterology & hepatology
Skills: Data Extraction, Qualitative Analysis, Review - Methods, Statistical Analysis
I am looking for co-authors for a systematic review/meta-analysis about DTA of Narrrow Band Imaging endoscopy in Barrett's Esophagus.Oesophageal adenocarcinoma is one of the fastest rising cancers worldwide. Barrett’s Oesophagus (BE) is the only i... show more
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Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems
Developmental, psychosocial & learning problems
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
Hello! Thank you for your interest in supporting our review. We are looking for two individuals to help us complete screening and extraction of a paper in Chinese. We would like to find volunteers to extract data in one short paper from Chinese... show more
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Other
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. Many Wikipedia articles presently reference Cochrane Reviews. Manual editing o... show more
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Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems
Developmental, psychosocial & learning problems
Skills: Translation - Linguistic: from Chinese to English
The task involves translating sections of three studies looking at Autism Spectrum Disorder from Chinese to English to determine if they meet the inclusion criteria for a Cochrane review .
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Cancer
Skills: Screening
Need radiation oncologist or trainee in radiation oncology to go through 7125 articles to see if included or excluded in the Cochrane review
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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 and med... show more
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