If you are involved in health policy, provide healthcare, or are a patient or carer, researcher or anyone else who uses research evidence when making decisions, we are eager to know what type of COVID-19 evidence is influencing your decisions.

Cochrane is an independent global network of people interested in health. We draw together research evidence to help people make better decisions.  

Please help us understand what type and format of COVID-19 evidence you need most. This will influence what we produce in future.

It will take 10-15 minutes to complete this survey. You do not need to give your name. You can leave any questions blank if they are not relevant to you.
Your role
First, please tell us a little about your role.

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* 1. What Is your main role? 

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* 2. Which region(s) does your main role cover? (select all that apply)

Finding and using evidence about COVID-19
Now we would like to know how you find and use research evidence about COVID-19. 

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* 3. Thinking about the COVID-19 pandemic so far, to what extent do you agree with the following?

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I have reliable sources of research evidence related to the COVID-19 pandemic
It has been easy to keep up to date when the latest COVID-19 research evidence is released
Research evidence has influenced my decisions related to the COVID-19 pandemic
Research evidence about the pandemic has been available in my preferred language. Please leave this blank if your preferred language is English

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* 4. Where have you got useful research evidence about the COVID-19 pandemic so far? (select all that apply)

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* 5. What would be the best way to make you aware of research evidence related to the pandemic?

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* 6. Are there any topics about the pandemic or its impacts where having a review of all the research available might influence your decisions or behaviour? If so, please tell us what.

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* 7. What formats for presenting research evidence related the pandemic would you find most useful? (select all that apply)

Evidence summaries produced by Cochrane
Now we would like to ask some questions about Cochrane’s summaries of COVID-19 evidence.

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* 8. Did you use any Cochrane resources before the COVID-19 pandemic began?

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* 9. Have you used any Cochrane resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic so far?

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