Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:The Culture of Health Care
Putting evidence into practice
Slide content:The Cochrane Collaboration (Levin, 2001) An international collaboration with the aim of preparing and maintaining systematic reviews of the effects of health care interventions ( Hersch , 2008) Largest producers of systematic reviews, limited to interventions http://www.cochrane.org Celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2013 ( Grimshaw , 2013) 9
Slide notes:9 The Cochrane Collaboration is an important international initiative with the aim of preparing and maintaining systematic reviews of the effects of health care interventions. The main focus of the Cochrane Collaboration is on interventions, not diagnosis or harm (unless the harm takes place in the context of an intervention or prognosis). Theres information, including the abstracts of all the reviews that the Cochrane Collaboration has produced, on its website at www.cochrane.org.