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Cochrane Skin Group makes the top five


The NIHR's Cochrane Review Group Annual Report 2015 shows that the Cochrane Skin Group is ranked 4th of all the groups funded by NIHR, whatever method of ranking is used! This is a great achievement, and we'd like to congratulate the group on their success.

The five most cited reviews (published 2013/14) from the Skin Group contributing to the 2015 Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Impact Factor were:



Times Cited

Interferon alpha for the adjuvant treatment of cutaneous melanoma


Psychological and educational interventions for atopic eczema in children


Oral evening primrose oil and borage oil for eczema


Topical treatments for chronic plaque psoriasis


Chinese herbal medicine for atopic eczema


Posted on Monday 5th September 2016

Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology

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