Databases \ Cochrane Library


Evidence-based information on the effectiveness of healthcare interventions, including systematic reviews and controlled trials.


Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR)
Regularly updated full text Systematic Reviews and Protocols (uncompleted reviews).

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL)
Controlled trials identified by Cochrane Review Groups.

Cochrane Protocols
Registered systematic reviews.

Clinical Answers
A readable, digestible, clinically-focused entry point to rigorous research from Cochrane Reviews.

Special Collections
Curated content collections on a specific healthcare topic.

Other Reviews)
Systematic reviews on the Epistemonikos database

The Cochrane Library is coordinated by the Cochrane Collaboration - an international network committed to preparing, maintaining and disseminating systematic reviews on the effects of health care.


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