Resources for earthquakes
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Last updated: 13 September 2018
Following the 6.2 magnitude earthquake that struck central Italy on 24 August, 2016, access to the Cochrane Library was made free for 60 days for anyone accessing from an IP address within the Lazio region of Italy.
If you would like to use an appraisal framework when considering the relevance and quality of the full reviews that Evidence Aid links to, a few useful tools are: AMSTAR, CASP and ROBIS. Guidance is also available on reporting reviews: PRISMA.
Useful articles relating specifically to the response to the Italian earthquake (in Italian):
Evidence Aid continues to work with colleagues to improve access to relevant resources. These can be obtained free through the following links:
A Systematic Review of the Health Impacts of Mass Earth Movements (Landslides) – Kennedy ITR, Petley DN, Williams R, Murray V. A Systematic Review of the Health Impacts of Mass Earth Movements (Landslides). PLOS Currents Disasters. 2015 Apr 30 . Edition 1. doi: 10.1371/currents.dis.1d49e84c8bbe678b0e70cf7fc35d0b77.
Other potentially relevant reviews are in the Evidence Aid resources for windstorms
Resources for the Italian earthquake (updated August 2016)