What's New! CIDG publications November 2022

During November 2022, the CIDG published one new protocol, one new review, and two updated reviews in Issue 11 2022 of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Further details are below.

New protocol

Chen Ting-Ting I, Swai JK, Msellemu D, Lobo NF, Bradley J, Moore SJ. Volatile pyrethroid spatial repellents for malaria prevention. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2022, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD015128. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD015128.

New review

Kuehn R, Stoesser N, Eyre D, Darton TC, Basnyat B, Parry CM. Treatment of enteric fever (typhoid and paratyphoid fever) with cephalosporins. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2022, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD010452. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010452.pub2.

Updated reviews

Martello E, Yogeswaran G, Reithinger R, Leonardi-Bee J. Mosquito aquatic habitat modification and manipulation interventions to control malaria. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2022, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD008923. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008923.pub3

Fox T, Geppert J, Dinnes J, Scandrett K, Bigio J, Sulis G, Hettiarachchi D, Mathangasinghe Y, Weeratunga P, Wickramasinghe D, Bergman H, Buckley BS, Probyn K, Sguassero Y, Davenport C, Cunningham J, Dittrich S, Emperador D, Hooft L, Leeflang MMG, McInnes MDF, Spijker R, Struyf T, Van den Bruel A, Verbakel JY, Takwoingi Y, Taylor-Phillips S, Deeks JJ. Antibody tests for identification of current and past infection with SARS‐CoV‐2. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2022, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD013652. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD013652.pub2

Updated CIDG Special Collection on diagnosing tuberculosis

To mark the Union Conference this month, the CIDG released an updated Special Collection on diagnosing tuberculosis.. Sincere thanks to Karen Steingart, Mikashmi Kohli, and Adrienne Shapiro who curated the Special Collection.

Meet the CIDG team
This month, we feature Tilly Fox, CIDG Review Synthesis Delivery Specialist.

Throughout 2022, we will continue to add publications to our CIDG and READ-It websites regularly. Do continue to check our websites for updates and follow us on Twitter. 

The CIDG editorial base is located at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine in Liverpool, UK. 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.