Reporting of interventions in randomised trials: an audit of journal Instructions to Authors

@inproceedings{Hoffmann2014ReportingOI,
  title={Reporting of interventions in randomised trials: an audit of journal Instructions to Authors},
  author={Tammy C Hoffmann and Thomas English and Paul Glasziou},
  booktitle={Trials},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND A complete description of the intervention in a published trial report is necessary for readers to be able to use the intervention, yet the completeness of intervention descriptions in trials is very poor. Low awareness of the issue by authors, reviewers, and editors is part of the cause and providing specific instructions about intervention reporting to authors and encouraging full sharing of intervention materials is important. We assessed the extent to which: 1) journals… CONTINUE READING