Biases in research: risk factors for non-replicability in psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy research

@article{Leichsenring2016BiasesIR,
  title={Biases in research: risk factors for non-replicability in psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy research},
  author={Falk Leichsenring and Allan A. Abbass and Mark Hilsenroth and F. Markus Leweke and Patrick Luyten and John R. Keefe and Nicolas Midgley and Sven Rabung and Simone Salzer and Christiane Steinert},
  journal={Psychological Medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={47},
  pages={1000–1011}
}
Replicability of findings is an essential prerequisite of research. For both basic and clinical research, however, low replicability of findings has recently been reported. Replicability may be affected by research biases not sufficiently controlled for by the existing research standards. Several biases such as researcher allegiance or selective reporting are well-known for affecting results. For psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy research, specific additional biases may affect outcome (e.g… 
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