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The Cochrane Colloquium: 20 years of patient engagement


Nicole Prestley, Research Coordinator, WHRI On September 19, 2013, I had the honour of attending my first Cochrane Colloquium, which was held in Quebec City.  The Colloquium was sponsored by the Cochrane Collaboration, a global organization dedicated to the systematic … Continue reading

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Relative Risk in the context of Health Research


I’ve been thinking a lot lately about relative risk in the context of health research. Relative risk is used to describe the chance of an event occurring with respect to the chance of the event not occurring, or occurring in … Continue reading

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