The Cochrane Collaboration (www.cochrane.org) is an international, independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to making up-to-date, accurate information about the effects of health care readily available worldwide. I review the origins, development, and structure of the organization and describe the important components of its output, The Cochrane Library.

Original publication

DOI

10.1016/j.otohns.2007.05.050

Type

Journal article

Journal

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg

Publication Date

10/2007

Volume

137

Pages

S52 - S54

Keywords

Databases as Topic, England, Humans, International Cooperation, Otolaryngology, Quality of Health Care