Randomised Controlled Trials: Part 2, Reporting

@article{Deane2006RandomisedCT,
  title={Randomised Controlled Trials: Part 2, Reporting},
  author={Katherine Ho Deane},
  journal={The British Journal of Occupational Therapy},
  year={2006},
  volume={69},
  pages={248 - 254}
}
Occupational therapists reading reports of randomised controlled trials and trying to interpret the reliability and size of effects stated are frequently frustrated by poor standards of reporting. They need to be able to evaluate the profession's interventions critically: to stop the ineffective, to reduce the hazardous and to promote the effective. Without good quality trials and trial reports, the profession will continue to be dogged by systematic reviews that conclude that there is… CONTINUE READING

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