Posted on: 04 Aug 2019 Posted by: ppriad Comments: 0

Article Title: Cochrane Corner In Journal Of Pakistan Psychiatric Society – A Popular Tool For Disseminating Cochrane Systematic Reviews

Author(s): Saeed Farooq, Zahid Nazar, Javaid Akhter, Muhammad Irfan, Uma M. Irfan

Institute(s): Postgraduate Medical Institute, Khyber Medical University, Peshawar, Pakistan.

Journal: Journal of Pakistan Psychiatric Society

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One of the Cochrane Collaboration (CC) key principles is to promote access to the Cochrane Systematic reviews. Globally, less than 10% of the Cochrane Reviews are authored by people based in a developing country. Many topics relevant to the developing world and addressing problems that affect large populations in these countries remain neglected. Without greater involvement of authors and consumers from developing countries, the Cochrane Collaboration will not be able to achieve its objective of promoting evidence based practice.

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