Racial/Ethnic and Sex Representation in US-Based Clinical Trials of Hearing Loss Management in Adults: A Systematic Review.

  title={Racial/Ethnic and Sex Representation in US-Based Clinical Trials of Hearing Loss Management in Adults: A Systematic Review.},
  author={Corinne A. Pittman and Ra{\'u}l Roura and Carrie L. Price and Frank R Lin and Nicole L Marrone and Carrie L. Nieman},
  journal={JAMA otolaryngology-- head \& neck surgery},
Importance Although the National Institutes of Health (NIH) mandated the inclusion and reporting of women and racial or ethnic minority groups in NIH-funded research in 1993, little is known regarding the representation of women and racial or ethnic minority groups in trials that investigate hearing loss management. Objective To assess sex and racial/ethnic representation in US-based clinical trials of hearing loss management in an adult population. Data Sources Pertinent studies were… 
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