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Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Group


The Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis & Genetic Disorders Group

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The Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis & Genetic Disorders Review Group comprises an international network of health care professionals, researchers and consumers preparing, maintaining, and disseminating systematic reviews of randomised control trials in the treatment of cystic fibrosis and other genetic disorders.

Activities of the Group are co-ordinated by its Editorial Base, located within the Department of Child Health, University of Liverpool and based at Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, United Kingdom.


Published reviews and protocols

New protocol now published - Laser therapy for retinopathy in sickle cell disease is available on The Cochrane Library!

On Issue 9, 2013 of The Cochrane Library we have published a total of 122 reviews and 25 protocols. There are also 26 registered titles currently progressing to protocol status. The production of these reviews involves a network of over 600 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

New Podcast!
There is a podcast of our new review on nebuliser devices for CF. Click here to go to the podcast page.

Webpage for consumer summaries

Why don't you take a look at the new consumer website for review summaries by clicking hereIt offers language translations, author podcasts and new Cochrane products (like PEARLS) all in one place!  The Consumer Network are continually working to improve the site further, so use the "Tell us what you think" link in the bottom-left of the search box to let them know what you like or don't like about this new site.



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