Extending the CONSORT statement to randomized trials of nonpharmacologic treatment: explanation and elaboration.

@article{Boutron2008ExtendingTC,
  title={Extending the CONSORT statement to randomized trials of nonpharmacologic treatment: explanation and elaboration.},
  author={Isabelle Boutron and David Moher and Douglas G. Altman and Kenneth F. Schulz and Philippe Ravaud},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={148 4},
  pages={295-309}
}
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 of Reporting Trials) Statement, a 22-item checklist and flow diagram, is intended to address this problem by improving the reporting of RCTs. However, some specific issues that apply to trials of nonpharmacologic treatments (for example, surgery, technical interventions, devices, rehabilitation… CONTINUE READING
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