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    Stages of diagnostic test evaluation

    This lesson is part of an introductory series developed by  Cochrane Screening & Diagnostic Test Methods Group to support authors in the production of DTA reviews. A full list of currently available or planned lessons is available here. This lesson de ...
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    Introduction to test accuracy

    This lesson is part of an introductory series developed by Cochrane Screening & Diagnostic Test Methods Group to support authors in the production of DTA reviews. A full list of currently available or planned lessons is available here. This lesson def ...
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    A primer to Cochrane diagnostic test accuracy reviews

    This is a recording of the Cochrane Canada Webinar with Dr. Mariska Leeflang, Co-Convenor of the Cochrane Screening and Diagnostic Tests Methods Group and a member of the Cochrane Diagnostic Test Accuracy Working Group. This webinar discusses diagnostic t ...
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    Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Diagnostic Test Accuracy

    A team of authors and editors are working to prepare the Handbook for DTA Reviews. As each chapter is completed it will be uploaded to the Cochrane Screening & Diagnostic Test Methods Group  website. The Handbook is planned to have 11 chapters, out of ...
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    Medical tests and their evaluation

    This is a recorded video slidecast presentation on medical tests and their evaluation, by Patrick MM Bossuyt from the University of Amsterdam, delivered at a two-day workshop hosted by Cochrane Netherlands. After a brief introduction to medical tests and ...
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    Diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) – a brief introduction

    This is a recorded video slidecast presentation by Rob Scholten, director of Cochrane Netherlands, delivered at a two-day workshop hosted by Cochrane Netherlands. This presentation is a brief introduction to the concept of diagnostic test accuracy (DTA), ...
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    Proposing and registering new Cochrane Reviews

    Conducting a Cochrane Review is not an easy endeavour and you should carefully consider what will be required of you once you undertake this work. You should also be familiar with the regular procedure for starting a new Cochrane Review. This resource bri ...
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    How to use the Cochrane Library

    The Cochrane Library is the main product of Cochrane. It consists of several databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. This resource is a collection of links and materials that will ...
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    Managing expectations between Cochrane and authors

    What does Cochrane expect of authors, and what can authors expect of Cochrane in return? The answer to this question is provided in this resource, which describes the roles and responsibilites of review author teams, Cochrane Review Groups, and Cochrane C ...
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    Systematic reviews, meta-analyses and real world evidence: an introduction

    In this video presentation, Matthias Egger from Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland, gives an introduction to systematic reviews and meta-analysis, based on a real-life clinical example. Recognize the difference be ...

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