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The origins, evolution, and future of The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

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The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) evolved in response to Archie Cochrane's challenge to the medical profession to assemble "a critical summary, adapted periodically, of all ... relevant randomized controlled trials". CDSR has been an electronic publication from its inception and this has meant that Cochrane reviews (i) need not be constrained by lack of space; (ii) can be updated as new information becomes available and when mistakes or other ways of improving them are identi...

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10.1017/s026646230909062x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
Journal:
International journal of technology assessment in health care
Volume:
25 Suppl 1
Issue:
S1
Pages:
182-195
Publication date:
2009-07-05
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EISSN:
1471-6348
ISSN:
0266-4623
URN:
uuid:4ae8de23-4587-4c56-9c34-a66eea0e88f2
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79103
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pubs:79103

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