Cochrane Austria Workshops

Systematic Reviews of diagnostic studies


 (Ip Center, Vienna

Goals: Systematic reviews of studies on the quality of a diagnostic procedure require a specific approach. Leading specialists in this area of research from ​​Cochrane Netherlands explain and elaborate on all of the important steps in this two-day workshop, from the formulation of a research question to the preparation and interpretation of the evidence obtained from diagnostic studies.

Target group: This workshop is for anyone interested in creating a systematic review of diagnostic studies.

  • Rob Scholten, MD, PhD, Director Cochrane Netherlands
  • Lotty Hooft, PhD, Co-director Cochrane Netherlands
  • Geralt Gartlehner, MD, MPH, Director Cochrane Austria

Facilitators are members of the Cochrane Screening and Diagnostic Test Methods Group and/or Cochrane Diagnostic Test Accuracy Editorial Team and/or GRADE working group.

More information can be found here.

Participation fee: 590€

Registration: If you are English speaking please contact Sandra Hummel to register for the workshop. If you speak German, you can use the online-registration form in German. Registration deadline: 3rd June 2018.

Cancellation policy: A cancellation of the registration is possible up to one week before the beginning of the event. In this case, a cancellation fee of 20% of the participation fee will be charged. After this time, no cancellation is possible.

Contact for further information:
Telephone: +43 (0) 2732 893-2916
Fax: +43 (0) 2732 893-4910

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