Front page
Handbook information
Part 1: Cochrane reviews
    1 Introduction
    2 Preparing a Cochrane review
    3 Maintaining reviews: updates, amendments and feedback
       3.1 Introduction
       3.2 Some important definitions
          3.2.1 Introduction
          3.2.2 Updates and amendments:
          3.2.3 Citation versions of Cochrane reviews and protocols
          Box 3.2.a: Events leading to the creation of a Citation version
          Figure 3.2.a: Summary of changes to Cochrane reviews
          Figure 3.2.b: Summary of changes to Cochrane protocols
          3.2.4 Application of terms to Cochrane protocols
    Amendments to protocols
    New citation versions of protocols
             Box3.2.b: Criteria for a new citation version of a Cochrane
    Examples of changes to protocols that do not indicate a new citation version
          3.2.5 Application of terms to Cochrane reviews
       3.3 Important dates associated with Cochrane reviews
       3.4 Considerations when updating a Cochrane review
       3.5 'What's new' and History tables
       3.6 Incorporating and addressing feedback in a Cochrane review
       3.7 Chapter information
       3.8 References
    4 Guide to the contents of a Cochrane protocol and review
Part 2: General methods for Cochrane reviews
Part 3: Special topics
Additional material