Cochrane Library


Information on the effectiveness of health care on the grounds of evidence-based medicine.


  • The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
  • Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects
  • The Cochrane Controlled Trials Register.

Updated quarterly. Browsing possible with Advanced search, by Topic or in Updated or New reviews.

Includes Full-Text of Reviews. Includes Tutorial. Possibility to save records (Save Selected) and to print them (Printer Friendly View, Print-command of Internet-Browser).

Quick Reference Guide

The Cochrane Library Search Tour

How to use The Cochrane Library
The following resources will help you navigate and get the most out of The Cochrane Library. For specific information on searching please visit the Search Manual page.

How to prepare a Cochrane review

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