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  • Cochrane Epilepsy Group2016 publicationsReviews (7)1. Immediate antiepileptic drug treatment, versus placebo, deferred, or no treatment for first unprovoked seizure2. Treatments for the prevention of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP)3. Polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation for drug-resistant epilepsy4. Transcranial magnetic...
    December 15 2016
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    October 18 2016
  • A new study published in the online journal Public Library of Science (PLoS) Medicine on 24 May scrutinizes the quality of systematic reviews indexed in MEDLINE. The study found that the quantity of systematic reviews has increased significantly during the decade between 2004 and 2014 – tripling in number during that period – but that the quality...
    May 27 2016
  • Cochrane Epilepsy have 98 systematic reviews published in The Cochrane Library - it would great if you could help us build up a picture of the different ways that our reviews are making a difference across the world.  If you have an impact story we would love to hear it.  For example, has one of our reviews changed policy, practice or...
    November 3 2015
  • The 2016 Journal Citation Report (JCR) has just been released by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson ISI), and we are pleased to announce that Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) Impact Factor is now 6.124.This is a slight increase on the 2015 impact factor, which was 6.103.The CDSR impact factor is calculated by taking the...
    August 19 2015
  • Cochrane UK & Ireland Symposium 2017Each year, Cochrane UK organizes an annual symposium for all our networks, including UK- & Ireland-based Cochrane contributors, researchers, health professionals, students, charities, patient advocates, and other interested groups. This year's symposium will take place at Keble College, Oxford 14th...
    August 19 2015
  • Our Co-ordinating Editor and Consultant Neurologist Professor Tony Marson discusses a recently published Cochrane review on how treatments for epilepsy in pregnancy may affect the unborn child and the dilemma facing young women making decisions about their treatment.The Cochrane review published in October 2014 highlights current...
    August 19 2015
  • The UK Cochrane Centre have been busy looking at new ways of disseminating evidence in the form of blogshots. Read about it on their blog here and see their blogshot archive here.This is a blogshot from a recent new review, 'Lacosamide add-on therapy for partial epilepsy'.
    July 17 2015
  • We are always looking for new review authors to join our team.  If you are interested in undertaking a review, please contact us.Radiosurgery versus conventional surgery for people with intractable temporal epilepsy
    July 17 2015
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