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Cochrane Eyes and Vision (CEV) is an international network of individuals working to prepare, maintain and promote access to systematic reviews of interventions to treat or prevent eye diseases or visual impairment.



CEVG logoTruhlsen Eye Institute is the newest Cochrane Eyes and Vision (CEV) Center for Evidence-Based Medicine!Truhlsen Eye Institute

Related: Wilmer Eye Institute announced as the inaugural CEV Center for Evidence-based Medicine

Click here for information on how to become a CEV Center for Evidence-based Medicine



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Completing a Systematic Review Workshop- Baltimore, Maryland, USA (13-15 January 2016)

Details: This workshop guides participants through the steps of developing a systematic review and includes presentations about Cochrane methodology, hands-on practice using Cochrane's Review Manager (RevMan) software, and a statistics review session. It is limited to Cochrane review authors who have a registered title, protocol, or review in The Cochrane Library.


CEV in India

CEV was well-represented in Hyderabad, India, at the 22nd Annual Cochrane Colloquium from 21-26 September. Click here to see some photos of the group as they presented research findings and attended meetings at the Colloquium!

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New and Updated Reviews

New reviews:


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Translating Critical Appraisal of a Manuscript into Meaningful Peer Review

BMC logo“BioMed Central and BMC Ophthalmology are champions of high quality peer review as we recognise its importance in keeping the scientific record accurate. We are happy to endorse this course in its aim of keeping peer review standards high.”

Emilie Aimé,
Executive Editor, BioMed Central


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Understanding Evidence-based Healthcare: A Foundation for Action – Course for Physicians







“The methodologists were absolutely crucial to the success of the project; without the exhaustive systematic identification of published research..."
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The American Academy of Ophthalmology cites CEVG systematic reviews in its contribution to the ABIM Foundation’sFive Things Physicians and Patients Should Question


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2011 Impact Factor for The Cochrane Library, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR), is 5.912. The CDSR is ranked in the top 10 out of the 153 journals in the Medicine, General & Internal category




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