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  • By Helen Handoll, Co-ordinating Editor, BJMT GroupPosted 3 January 2018Cochrane Reviews often include unique evidence and insights resulting from their authors’ extra efforts, sometimes requiring some canny detective work in locating trial investigator contact details, in seeking unpublished data and information. Much of this added value material...
    December 18 2017
  • BackgroundAt least one-third of community-dwelling people over 65 years of age fall each year. Exercises that target balance, gait and muscle strength have previously been found to prevent falls in these people.Review aimTo assess the effects (benefits and harms) of exercise interventions for preventing falls in older people living in the...
    February 7 2017
  • Posted 16 janurary 2020Complex Fractures SurveryThe Orthopedic Trauma Society are conducting a new James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership to establish key areas for research in patients sustaining complex fractures as part of major trauma injuries.They are looking for to patients affected by these injuries as well as their carers and...
    September 9 2016
  • Are fall‐prevention strategies which target two or more risk factors for falls (multifactorial interventions) or fixed combinations of interventions (multiple component interventions) effective in preventing falls in older people living in the community?See the latest Cochrane evidence: Multifactorial and multiple component interventions for...
    August 25 2015
  • Two of our reviews, 'Exercise for treating patellofemoral pain syndrome' and 'Whole-body cryotherapy for preventing and treating muscle soreness after exercise', are included in the Cochrane Library's 'Best of 2015' Special Collection, which highlights some of the best work from  Cochrane contributors worldwide. ...
    August 25 2015
  • Cochrane UK blogshot our ACL reviewCochrane UK create blogshots of Cochrane Reviews, which allow the evidence from the review to be summarised in a way easily shared on social media. They have developed a blogshot for our recently-published 'Surgical versus conservative interventions for treating anterior cruciate ligament injuries' review:More...
    August 25 2015
  • Newsflash!February 2016: Evidently Cochrane has released a great blog, linked to Eddie Izzard and his marathon challenge for Sport Relief, with evidence on running-related muscle soreness and soft tissue injury and pain relief. This features several of our reviews: 'Interventions for preventing lower limb soft-tissue running...
    August 25 2015
  • Proposing a new Cochrane reviewTopicsNew titles can only be accepted for areas that are not currently covered by a Cochrane protocol or review. A complete list of the Cochrane Bone, Joint and Muscle Trauma Group's published protocols and reviews can be found here but please be aware that discussions may be ongoing with other review...
    August 25 2015
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