Cochrane Corners are evidence summaries of Cochrane systematic reviews (SR) applied to solve cases frequently encountered in the professional practice. Check out our new Cochrane Corner published in the TBV Journal in the Netherlands and titled “Surgical or conservative treatment for impingement of the rotator cuff?”. The SR found that...
October 8 2020
In Celebration of the 5-year existence of Cochrane Insurance Medicine, we published an article in the TBV Journal in the Netherlands. In the article, we reflect on the work that CIM has developed and provide an overview on our current and future projects. Read here.
September 23 2020
CIM has recently created a new Cochrane Corners section in CIM’s website. The objective is to compile and disseminate all the Corners that have been published in the last years by CIM members. There you will find a collection of Corners from 2017 on-wards and in different languages (English, Dutch, French and German). View the collection here.
June 26 2020
The Symposium 'Evidence-based Practice in Insurance Medicine', took place on Wednesday afternoon 16th September 2020 at the University Hospital of Basel. Programme and presentations.Ten years ago, the University of Basel established the Clinical Professorship of Insurance Medicine to advance and promote the production of...
December 5 2019
The EUMASS Congress 17-19 September 2020 has been postponed to 16-18 September 2021 due to the current COVID-19 situation!Further information will be published as soon as possible and continuously on the congress website.Thank you for taking note oft he new date.The European Union for Medicine in Assurance and Social Security (EUMASS) and the...
October 29 2019
CIM is very pleased to announced to the Insurance Medicine (IM) community the recent creation of the topic‘Insurance Medicine’ in the Cochrane Library.The topic ‘Insurance Medicine’ aims to facilitate the search of Cochrane reviews that include outcomes relevant for IM (I.e. return to work, sick leave, work disability, participation, prevention of...
July 15 2019
Under the flag of insurance medicine, many physicians seem to do comparable work in different European countries. For a large part, their work has to do with sick leave and work disability, fields with major societal impact and implications. Unlike most clinical disciplines, insurance medicine does not have any distinct property that is valid in...
June 14 2019
Inaugural symposium of the Amsterdam Satellite of Cochrane Work. Amsterdam, 6 September 2019. Save the day! The new Amsterdam Satellite of Cochrane Work organizes this inaugural symposium and hopes to provoke and stimulate your ideas about the topic of work participation. The event will have presenters from several countries including...
May 8 2019
With a great pleasure we present the 2018 CIM Annual Report!In 2018, CIM created the topic 'Insurance Medicine' in the Cochrane Library to facilitate the search and use of Cochrane reviews. In terms of research, our members published 11 peer-reviewed papers. Our network had also an outstanding participation in several high level academic events....
May 7 2019
CIM and Work have been supporting each other for almost 3 years and conducted various collaborative projects, like joint workshops at the last two Cochrane Colloquiums. Recently, we decided to make this collaboration formal, starting by focusing on a list of priority reviews on topics relevant to both groups.
March 10 2019