What's new! CIDG Publications March 2021

One new Cochrane protocol, one new Cochrane review, and two updated COVID-19 Cochrane reviews are in Issue 3, 2021 of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

New Protocol

 New Cochrane Review

 Two updated COVID 19 DTA Reviews

  • Dinnes  J, Deeks  JJ, Berhane  S, Taylor  M, Adriano  A, Davenport  C, Dittrich  S, Emperador  D, Takwoingi  Y, Cunningham  J, Beese  S, Domen  J, Dretzke  J, Ferrante di Ruffano  L, Harris  IM, Price  MJ, Taylor-Phillips  S, Hooft  L, Leeflang  MMG, McInnes  MDF, Spijker  R, Van den Bruel  A. Rapid, point‐of‐care antigen and molecular‐based tests for diagnosis of SARS‐CoV‐2 infection. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2021, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD013705. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD013705.pub2
  • Islam  N, Ebrahimzadeh  S, Salameh  J-P, Kazi  S, Fabiano  N, Treanor  L, Absi  M, Hallgrimson  Z, Leeflang  MMG, Hooft  L, Pol  CB, Prager  R, Hare  SS, Dennie  C, Spijker  R, Deeks  JJ, Dinnes  J, Jenniskens  K, Korevaar  DA, Cohen  JF, Van den Bruel  A, Takwoingi  Y, de Wijgert  J, Damen  JAAG, Wang  J, McInnes  MDF. Thoracic imaging tests for the diagnosis of COVID‐19. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2021, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD013639. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD013639.pub4.

Featured review on Cochrane.org 

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The CIDG editorial base is located at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine  in Liverpool, UK. The CIDG is led by Professor Paul Garner (Co-ordinating Editor) and Deirdre Walshe (Managing Editor). Over 600 authors from some 52 countries contribute to the preparation of the Cochrane Reviews. They are supported by an international team of Editors, each with topic or methodological expertise. 

The CIDG’s main areas of work are on determination of the effects of interventions on the prevention or treatment infectious diseases of relevance to the  United Nations Sustainable Development Goals