Cochrane Workshop: 

Cochrane systematic reviews: first steps from registering the title to the protocol drafting

Cochrane Russia, Kazan Federal University, Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia

8-9 September, 2016; 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Course Faculty:

Karsten Jorgensen, MD, DrMedSci, Chief Physician, Deputy Director, The Nordic Cochrane Centre,Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Elena Vladimirovna Verbitskaya, PhD, Associate professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Evidence-Based Medicine, Department of pharmacoepidemiology and biomedical statistics, Head, Institute of Pharmacology named after A.V. Waldman, St. Petersburg State Medical University named after I.P. Pavlov
MD, Ph.D, MScD, Visiting researcher  at CHBG Denmark; Research Department of innovation therapy, Head, First Moscow State Medical University named after I.M. Sechenov
Lilia Eugenevna Ziganshina, MD, PhD, DSci (Med), Professor, Director Cochrane Russia (Russian Branch of the Nordic Cochrane Centre), Kazan Federal University, Kazan, Russian Federation.


8 September 2016

10:00-10:15Introduction & Welcome AllEN / RU
10:15-11.00Introduction to Cochrane ReviewsKarstenEN
11:00-11:30Coffee Break
11:30-12:15Criteria of Evidence: Biostatistics questions (assignment for day 2)ElenaRU
12.15-13.00Writing a Protocol. KarstenEN
13:00-14:00Lunch Break

Defining a Review question. Brainstorming: defining PICO for

Pharmacological management of ADHD (assignment for day 2)

Lilia and KarstenEN / RU
15:00-15:30Assesing risk of bias in included studies (assignment for day 2)KarstenEN
15:30-16:00Coffee Break 
16:00-16:30Brainstorming: participants’ review questionsKarsten and LiliaEN / RU
16:30-17:00Questions and Conclusions of the day


9 September 2016 

10:00-10:15Taken home messages of Day 1AllRU / EN
10:15-11.00Searching for studies and selecting studiesKarstenEN
11:00-11:30Coffee Break

Essential phospholipids (EPL) for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

ChavdarEN / RU
12.15-13.00Criteria of Evidence: Biostatistics questions (reporting homework)ElenaRU
13:00-14:00Lunch Break
14:00-15:00PICO for Pharmacological management of ADHD (reporting homework)Lilia and KarstenRU / EN
15:00-15:30Methylphenidate for ADHD storyKarstenEN
15:30-16:00Coffee Break 
16:00-16:30Assesing risk of bias in included studies (reporting homework)KarstenEN
16:30-17:00Conclusions and closure