Latest publications for February 2023 from Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group

01 Mar 2023

While there are no new or updated Cochrane publications to report this month (Issue 2, 2023 of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews), we’d like to highlight the following items from the CIDG editorial base:

MedRxiv preprint

Kuehn R, Fox T, Guyatt G, Lutje V, Gould S (2023) ‘Infection prevention and control measures to reduce the transmission of mpox: a systematic review’. medRxiv 2023.02.13.23285871; doi:

New Podcast

Listen to Tilly Fox, lead author on the review and CIDG Review Synthesis Delivery Specialist, describe the latest findings from the updated Cochrane Review ‘House modifications for preventing malaria’ on this Cochrane Podcast.

Cochrane Colloquium 2023

Early bird registration for the Cochrane Colloquium closes on 1 June 2023. Standard registration closes 2 August 2023. (


Throughout 2023, we will continue to add publications to our CIDG and READ-It websites regularly. Do continue to check our websites for updates and follow us on Twitter.


The CIDG editorial base is located at theLiverpool School of Tropical Medicine in Liverpool, UK. Over 600 authors from some 52 countries contribute to the preparation of the Cochrane Reviews. They are supported by an international team of Editors, each with topic or methodological expertise. The CIDG’s main areas of work are on determination of the effects of interventions on the prevention or treatment infectious diseases of relevance to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.