Chapter 25. The Cochrane Collaboration in the 20th Century

  1. Matthias Egger1,
  2. George Davey Smith2 and
  3. Douglas G Altman3
  1. Gerd Antes and
  2. Andrew D Oxman

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693926.ch25

Systematic Reviews in Health Care: Meta-Analysis in Context, Second Edition

Systematic Reviews in Health Care: Meta-Analysis in Context, Second Edition

How to Cite

Antes, G. and Oxman, A. D. (2001) The Cochrane Collaboration in the 20th Century, in Systematic Reviews in Health Care: Meta-Analysis in Context, Second Edition (eds M. Egger, G. D. Smith and D. G. Altman), BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693926.ch25

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology and Public Health Medicine, Division of Health Services, Research and MRC Health Services Research Collaboration, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, Division of Epidemiology and MRC Health Services Research Collaboration, Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK

  3. 3

    Professor of Statistics in Medicine, ICRF Medical Statistics, Group, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727914880

Online ISBN: 9780470693926

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Keywords:

  • cochrane collaboration;
  • international organisation;
  • systematic reviews;
  • pregnancy;
  • childbirth

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Summary Points

  • Background and History

  • Mission, Principles and Organisation

  • Communication

  • Output of the Cochrane Collaboration

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements