IN THIS ISSUE
Annals is again an official sponsor of the Seventh International Colloquium of the Cochrane Collaboration. The Collaboration, whose purpose is to search out and combine the results of the best clinical studies, will hold this meeting from 5 to 9 October 1999 in Rome.
In August 1998, a new journal, Effective Clinical Practice, appeared on the scene. With thousands of journals already out there, why another journal at this time?