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    Searching for studies for Cochrane DTA Reviews

    This is a recorded video slidecast presentation by Rene Spijker from Cochrane Netherlands,  delivered at a two-day workshop hosted by Cochrane Netherlands. This presentation is about searching for diagnostic test accuracy studies to be included in a Cochr ...
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    Assessment of methodological quality in DTA reviews

    This is a recorded video slidecast presentation by Lotty Hoof, deputy director of Cochrane Netherlands, delivered at a two-day workshop hosted by Cochrane Netherlands. Methodological quality in the context of diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) reviews refers ...
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    Meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy data

    This is a recorded video slidecast presentation by Hans Reitsma, a member of DTA Editorial Team of Cochrane Netherlands, delivered at a two-day workshop hosted by Cochrane Netherlands. Meta-analyses in DTA reviews are more complex than in the intervention ...
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    Introduction to RevMan 5 for DTA reviews

    This is a recorded session on the use of RevMan for DTA reviews, facilitated by 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 session wa ...
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    Writing the ‘Discussion’ section of your Cochrane DTA Review

    This is a recorded video slidecast presentation by Chris Hyde, an editor of the Cochrane Collaboration Dementia and Cognitive Improvement Group, delivered at a two-day workshop hosted by Cochrane Netherlands. This presentation discusses how to interpret t ...
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    Diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) reviews: a pathway

    Systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) summarize the evidence about test accuracy. Ideally, they also investigate why the results may vary among studies, compare the performance of alternative tests, and help the reader to put the evidence i ...
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    Common errors and good practice in Cochrane intervention reviews

    Paying attention to advices given in this brief, but valuable document makes the difference between a truly great Cochrane Review and one not so great. Since September 2013, the Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU) has been responsible for pre-publication screen ...
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    Incorporating GRADE in Cochrane Reviews

    Incorporating the GRADE assessment of quality of evidence in your Cochrane Review may be a challenging task. However, it is important to do it properly, as the GRADE assessment plays a key role in communicating the results of systematic reviews to users. ...
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    GRADEpro – information, resources, and support

    GRADEpro (GRADEproGDT) is the software used to apply GRADE approach and create ‘Summary of findings’ tables in Cochrane systematic reviews. This resource is a webpage mainted by the Cochrane Informatics and Knowledge Management Department. It provides a b ...
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    GDT tutorial: Creating a GRADE evidence table

    An evidence table is a key tool in presentation of evidence and the corresponding results. GRADE evidence tables consist of an assessment of quality and a summary of findings. This resource is a short video explaining how to use the GRADEpro GDT software ...

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