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The Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group (CEVG) 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.




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Completing a Systematic Review Workshop- Baltimore, Maryland, USA (14-16 January 2015)

Details: This workshop guides participants through the steps of developing a systematic review and includes presentations about Cochrane Collaboration methodology, hands-on practice using the Cochrane Collaboration'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.

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CEVG in India

CEVG 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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CEVG logoWe are delighted to announce the Wilmer Eye Institute as the inaugural Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group (CEVG) Center for Evidence-Based Medicine!wilmer logo

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


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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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Peer review course

By Anonymous
Thank for the free online peer review course. It was just awesome. I would definitely be recommending it to all my colleagues and resident doctors. Keep up the great work. Dr Anand Kumar Utsav Eye Clinic