Predictors of ethical approval and informed consent in orthodontic RCTs.


OBJECTIVES Determine the number of orthodontic randomized controlled trials (RCTs) published in four key orthodontic journals from 1 January 2001 to 31 December 2010, whether details about ethical approval (EA) and/or informed consent (IC) were reported and identify predictors for reporting EA and IC in orthodontic RCTs. DESIGN Retrospective observational… (More)
DOI: 10.1179/1465313313Y.0000000054


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