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Cochrane Reviews an "indispensable" tool for patient advocacy

The following story was submitted to Cochrane Canada from a Masters Candidate at McGill University. My mother has been dealing with chronic lumbar back pain for a long time and with the lack of information gained from a MRI and the varying advice of doctors, physiotherapists and chiropractors the Cochrane Back reviews have been a mainstay for...

The Wonderful World of Cochrane: What you can find when you least expect it, and need it most

I've had rheumatoid arthritis since 1992, but it wasn't until I joined Patient Partners in Arthritis that I heard about Cochrane.  Five years into my disease, I had long since stopped waiting for a magic bullet to come along to fix me and had started taking my medication armamentarium a lot more seriously.  I turned to Cochrane to give...

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