Core methods

Core methods
Core methods

Here you can find the links to Cochrane Learning Live webinar recordings and accompanying materials covering core methods in systematic reviews of interventions.

Introduction to the new Cochrane Equity Content Strategy [February 2019]
Jennifer Petkovic, co-ordinator of the Campbell & Cochrane Equity Methods Group
Vivian Welch, co-convenor of the Campbell & Cochrane Equity Methods Group and Editor in Chief of the Campbell Collaboration
[click here for recording and accompanying materials]

Introduction to new Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions (Version 6) [January 2019]
Julian Higgins, Professor of Evidence Synthesis at the University of Bristol, UK 
James Thomas, Professor of Social Research & Policy at the EPPI-Centre, UCL in London
[click here for recording and accompanying materials]

Meta-analysis of time-to-event data [July 2018]
Catrin Tudur Smith, Professor of Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Liverpool, UK; Co-convenor of Cochrane Statistical Methods Group
[click here for recording and accompanying materials]

Common errors in meta-analysis – lessons from the Cochrane review screening programme *Statistical Methods Group webinar* [November 2017]
Dr Kerry Dwan, Statistical Editor, Cochrane Editorial Unit
 
RoB 2.0: A revised tool to assess risk of bias in randomized trials [December 2016]
Matthew Page, University of Bristol
[click here for recording and accompanying materials]
 
Common errors and best practice when writing a review protocol [June 2016]
Nuala Livingstone, Editor at Cochrane Editorial Unit
[click here for recording and accompanying materials]

If you are interested in this topic, there are more online learning resources in our Cochrane methodology collection.