The CCMD Group assists in the production and maintenance of Cochrane reviews that assess the effects (including harm) of treatments in the prevention and management of a range of mental disorders.
Types of reviews: We primarily undertake intervention reviews, but we do also produce reviews using multiple treatment meta-analysis.
Impulse control disorders
Neurosurgery and electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
Chronic fatigue syndrome
The scope of the group is wide, but excludes those aspects of mental health care covered by the following Cochrane groups:
- Dementia and Cognitive Improvement;
- Drugs and Alcohol; and
- Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems.
The scope of our work means that we have interaction with the following Cochrane fields: