Reporting of Randomized Controlled Trials in Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy: Evaluation Using an Expansion of the Consort Statement

@inproceedings{NortonMabus2008ReportingOR,
  title={Reporting of Randomized Controlled Trials in Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy: Evaluation Using an Expansion of the Consort Statement},
  author={Julie C. Norton-Mabus and David L. Nelson},
  year={2008}
}
Research in occupational therapy is necessary for the validation of therapeutic interventions. Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) control against potentially confounding variables and provide validating evidence, if properly reported. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the quality of reporting RCTs in occupational therapy and speech therapy by use of an expansion of the Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials (CONSORT) statement. The Nelson—Moberg—Norton Expanded CONSORT Instrument… CONTINUE READING