What's in a title? An assessment of whether randomized controlled trial in a title means that it is one.

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INTRODUCTION In this study, we aimed to investigate whether studies published in orthodontic journals and titled as randomized clinical trials are truly randomized clinical trials. A second objective was to explore the association of journal type and other publication characteristics on correct classification. METHODS American Journal of Orthodontics and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2011.12.020

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@article{Koletsi2012WhatsIA, title={What's in a title? An assessment of whether randomized controlled trial in a title means that it is one.}, author={Despina Koletsi and Nikolaos Pandis and Argyro Polychronopoulou and Theodore Eliades}, journal={American journal of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics : official publication of the American Association of Orthodontists, its constituent societies, and the American Board of Orthodontics}, year={2012}, volume={141 6}, pages={679-85} }