CONSORT adoption and quality of reporting of randomized controlled trials: a systematic analysis in two dermatology journals.


BACKGROUND CONSORT (Consolidated Standards for Reporting Trials) guidelines were constructed to ensure optimal reporting quality of randomized controlled trials (RCTs). OBJECTIVES To determine the effect of the adoption of CONSORT on the reporting quality of RCTs, we performed a systematic evaluation of RCTs published in two dermatology journals pre- and… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2009.09382.x