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  • In this instalment of the CIDG 'Meet the Editor' series, we talk with Dr Ingrid Eshun-Wilson who is a HIV clinician and epidemiologist based at Stellenbosch University in South Africa.  Dr Eshun-Wilson has experience working with people living with HIV in low and middle income countries in both public health and clinical research settings....
    March 1 2018
  • Details below on the latest submission to the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 2, 2018 from the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group (Reviews and protocols published 1 to 28 February).ProtocolsMateo-Urdiales A, Johnson S, Nachega JB, Eshun-Wilson I. Rapid initiation of antiretroviral therapy for people living with...
    March 1 2018
  • A single dose of primaquine is thought to stop people with P. falciparum malaria infecting mosquitoes, which could help bring down malaria transmission. In this Cochrane Review update, prepared by an international team of researchers and co-ordinated through the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group  (CIDG) based at LSTM, the researchers...
    February 2 2018
  • Details below on the latest submission to the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 1, 2018 from the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group (Reviews and protocols published 1 to 31 January).Three protocolsLaCourse SM, Cranmer LM, Bekker A, Steingart KR, Black D, Horne DJ, Oren E, Pals S, Modi S, ...
    January 31 2018
  • The Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group (CIDG), as part of the Effective Health Care Research Consortium, welcomes two new staff members to the CIDG editorial base: Harriet Blundell  (Clinical Research Associate, joined October 2017) and Paul Hine  (Research Assistant, joined December 2017).Harriet is a medical doctor with an...
    January 30 2018
  • The opportunity to present workshops, special sessions, oral presentations and posters opens on 5 January 2018. This is your chance to be part of the 25th annual Cochrane Colloquium. The theme of the event is ‘Cochrane for all – better evidence for better health decisions’ and we look forward to receiving submissions on the sub-themes of ‘...
    January 12 2018
  • What's new!Please find details below on the latest submission to the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 12, 2017 (Reviews and protocols published 1 to 31 December) from the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group.Updated ReviewWalshe DP, Garner P, Adeel AA, Pyke GH, Burkot TR. Larvivorous fish for preventing malaria transmission. Cochrane...
    January 10 2018
  • As another year draws to a close, the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group (CIDG) editorial base in Liverpool is grateful to its readers, authors, referees, and Editors for their contributions to the CIDG’s work during 2017. Please note that the CIDG editorial base will be closed from 5pm on Tuesday 19th December and will re-open on...
    December 12 2017
  • What's new!Please find details below on the latest submission to the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 11, 2017 (Reviews and protocols published 1 to 30 November) from the Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group.ReviewMhimbra FA, Cuevas LE, Dacombe R, Mkopi A, Sinclair D Interventions to increase tuberculosis case detection at primary...
    December 8 2017
  • In a new Cochrane Review, researchers from Tanzania working with colleagues in LSTM have evaluated the effectiveness of strategies to improve people’s access to treatment for tuberculosis (TB).Every year, health services miss finding nearly four million people infected with tuberculosis. Evaluating the available evidence on diagnosis-supporting...
    December 8 2017

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