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Better reporting of interventions: template for intervention description and replication (TIDieR) checklist and guide
Without a complete published description of interventions, clinicians and patients cannot reliably implement interventions that are shown to be useful, and other researchers cannot replicate or buildExpand
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ROBINS-I: a tool for assessing risk of bias in non-randomised studies of interventions
Non-randomised studies of the effects of interventions are critical to many areas of healthcare evaluation, but their results may be biased. It is therefore important to understand and appraise theirExpand
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Extending the CONSORT statement to randomized trials of nonpharmacologic treatment: explanation and elaboration.
Adequate reporting of randomized, controlled trials (RCTs) is necessary to allow accurate critical appraisal of the validity and applicability of the results. The CONSORT (Consolidated Standards ofExpand
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The PRISMA Extension Statement for Reporting of Systematic Reviews Incorporating Network Meta-analyses of Health Care Interventions: Checklist and Explanations
Systematic reviews and meta-analyses are fundamental tools for the generation of reliable summaries of health care information for clinicians, decision makers, and patients. Systematic reviewsExpand
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RoB 2: a revised tool for assessing risk of bias in randomised trials
We have substantially revised the Cochrane risk-of-bias assessment tool for assessing risk of bias in the results of randomised trials, in order to address limitations identified since it was published in 2008. Expand
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Comparison of registered and published primary outcomes in randomized controlled trials.
CONTEXT As of 2005, the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors required investigators to register their trials prior to participant enrollment as a precondition for publishing the trial'sExpand
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Reducing waste from incomplete or unusable reports of biomedical research
Research publication can both communicate and miscommunicate. Unless research is adequately reported, the time and resources invested in the conduct of research is wasted. Reporting guidelines suchExpand
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Reporting and interpretation of randomized controlled trials with statistically nonsignificant results for primary outcomes.
CONTEXT Previous studies indicate that the interpretation of trial results can be distorted by authors of published reports. OBJECTIVE To identify the nature and frequency of distorted presentationExpand
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Methods and processes of the CONSORT Group: example of an extension for trials assessing nonpharmacologic treatments.
BACKGROUND The conduct of randomized, controlled trials of nonpharmacologic treatments presents specific challenges that are not adequately addressed in trial reports. OBJECTIVE To develop anExpand
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