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  • We have been working with a team of patients, doctors, nurses and advisors at the British Lung Foundation and European Lung Foundation to put together a survey to find out about people’s experiences of living with a chronic lung condition. We want to find out how people experience their condition on a day-to-day basis and when they have an...
    August 30 2018
  • See here for detail on the news that the 2017 Journal Impact Factor for Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews has risen to 6.754.  We look forward to seeing the 2017 Impact Factor for the Airways group which will be circulated in due course.  Watch this space!
    July 3 2018
  • Emma Dennett (Airways Managing Editor) was thrilled to be contacted recently by Naomi Winfield, who authored the Cochrane Airways Review Non-pharmaceutical management of respiratory morbidity in children with severe global developmental delay which was initiated by stakeholder involvement.  Here, Naomi tells us about the impact on her career...
    June 28 2018
  • In March this year Chris Cates (Cochrane Airways Joint Co-ordinating Editor) and I attended the Cochrane Governance meeting in Lisbon. The Cochrane Governance Meetings occur in March/April every year and provide an opportunity for Cochrane's governing board and executive groups to meet and agree the organisation's strategic priorities. This year...
    June 26 2018
  • I was privileged to be asked to continue the tradition of Cochrane Airways Co-ordinating Editors' attendance at the annual Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ) conference. As well as the Cochrane Airways Australia satellite, we have a fantastic group of authors and editors from this part of the world and it’s great to meet them in...
    June 26 2018
  • World Asthma Day on 1 May is an annual event on organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) to improve asthma awareness and care around the world.To mark this day, our Managing Editor, Emma Dennett, wrote a blog to talk about the outcomes of a patient workshop we did and the reviews that followed.More information about the reviews that...
    April 30 2018
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    December 1 2017
  • For the first time the impact factor for the Airways Group (7.457) is higher than that for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (6.246).  This means that a review published by Airways in 2014 or 2015 was cited, on average 7.457 times in 2016.  We think this maybe because we are now focussing on priority reviews which are more...
    December 1 2017
  • It is with with deep sadness that we announce that Dr Fredric Wolf died on 23 July 2017 at the age of 71.Fred was one of the original editors when Cochrane Airways launched over 20 years ago.  He brought considerable experience of research in education and social sciences and was not afraid to challenge the Editorial Board on these matters....
    November 30 2017
  • Today is World COPD Day 2017. Cochrane Airways marks this occasion by bringing together a collection of blogs and blogshots by Cochrane UK. Cochrane Airways publishes systematic reviews on COPD.BlogsEvidence on antibiotics for exacerbations of COPD - with some bits missingNutritional support may be useful for people with stable COPDStaying sexual...
    November 15 2017

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