We are an international network of healthcare professionals, researchers and consumers preparing, maintaining, and disseminating systematic reviews of randomised control trials for treating cystic fibrosis and other genetic disorders (haemoglobinopathies. coagulopathies and inborn errors of metabolism). Our editorial base is located within the Department of Women's and Children's Health, University of Liverpool and based at the Institute in the Park which is part of Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, United Kingdom.


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Congratulations to one of our cystic fibrosis editors, Professor Kevin Southern, who has been awarded a personal chair within the Institute of Translational Medicine at the University of Liverpool.

 Latest output published on the Cochrane Library

On Issue 5, 2016 of The Cochrane Library we have published a total of 156 reviews and 24 protocols. There are also 24 registered titles currently progressing to protocol status. The production of these reviews involves a network of over 1000 contributors (authors, consumers and referees) throughout the world. We very much welcome interest from new consumers, referees and potential reviewers. Further information can be obtained by contacting the group