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The use of clinical study reports to enhance the quality of systematic reviews: a survey of systematic review authors

Abstract:

Clinical study reports (CSRs) are produced for marketing authorisation applications. They often contain considerably more information about, and data from, clinical trials than corresponding journal publications. Use of data from CSRs might help circumvent reporting bias, but many researchers appear to be unaware of their existence or potential value. Our survey aimed to gain insight into the level of familiarity, understanding and use of CSRs, and to raise awareness of their potential within...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13643-018-0766-x

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Name:
Cochrane Collaboration
Grant:
MTH002B
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Name:
Cochrane methods innovation fund
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
Systematic Reviews More from this journal
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Pages:
Article number 117
Publication date:
2018-08-08
Acceptance date:
2018-06-27
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EISSN:
2046-4053
Pmid:
30089508
Language:
English
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pubs:905102
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uuid:61cba53c-f1fe-4154-9296-e54fb83c9159
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pubs:905102
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905102
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2018-08-13

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