This was re-posted from the Methods website on 25 November 2020.
Each year, all 17 Cochrane Methods Groups prepare an Annual Report to record their main developments and achievements. This year, Cochrane is putting the Methods Groups and their contributions in the spotlight.
This piece focuses on Adverse Effects. The Adverse Effects Methods Group aims to develop the methods for producing high quality systematic reviews and to advise Cochrane on how the validity and precision of systematic reviews can be improved by taking account of and evaluating adverse effects.
This year, the Group's highlight is:
To find out more, click on the below, which will take you to the Group's summary report:
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A full overview of the outputs in methods research and development, best practice and guidance, methods implementation, as well as publications and other achievements from each of our 17 Methods Groups can be found via the links in the box below.
Lastly, you can read the full narrative report for a summary of the key methodological developments in Cochrane over the past year.