Critical Appraisal: A Course for Reviewers to be

Leiden The Netherlands

June 14-15, 2012
Leiden, The Netherlands
Organising Societies
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation Editorial Office, CNR–IBIM, Clinical Epidemiology and Pathophysiology of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, Renal and Transplantation Unit, Ospedali Riunti, Reggio Calabria, Italy.
Local Coordinator/Contact Person for information
Carmine Zoccali; Email: carmine.zoccali@tin.it; P: +39 3296508214; F: +39 (0965) 56005
Short Description
This course teaches future reviewers how to become a good reviewer. The course discusses how manuscripts should be appraised from an epidemiological and statistical point of view. On the first course day the participants learn how they should judge the applied methods and interpret the results reported in the manuscripts. In addition, common mistakes are discussed. On the second course day participants learn how to review papers using different study designs. The course is concluded by a post-course real life hands-on session.
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Course Programme
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