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Conducting Clinical Research During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Protecting Scientific Integrity

29 May, 2020 | 03:26h | UTC

Conducting Clinical Research During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Protecting Scientific Integrity – JAMA

 


A Clinician’s Guide to Artificial Intelligence: How to Critically Appraise Machine Learning Studies

18 Feb, 2020 | 08:07h | UTC

A Clinician’s Guide to Artificial Intelligence: How to Critically Appraise Machine Learning Studies – Translational Vision Science & Technology (free)

 

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An Overview of Precision Oncology Basket and Umbrella Trials for Clinicians

9 Feb, 2020 | 20:19h | UTC

An overview of precision oncology basket and umbrella trials for clinicians – CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians (free)

 


Synthesis Without Meta-analysis (SWiM) in Systematic Reviews: Reporting Guideline

21 Jan, 2020 | 03:11h | UTC

Synthesis without meta-analysis (SWiM) in systematic reviews: reporting guideline – The BMJ (free)

Commentary: Hilary Thomson: Grasping the nettle of narrative synthesis – The BMJ Opinion (free)

 


Non-inferiority Trials in Cardiology: What Clinicians Need to Know

26 Nov, 2019 | 07:30h | UTC

Non-inferiority trials in cardiology: what clinicians need to know – Heart (free)

 


Consistent Definitions of Clinical Practice Guidelines, Consensus Statements, Position Statements, and Practice Alerts

26 Nov, 2019 | 07:28h | UTC

Consistent Definitions of Clinical Practice Guidelines, Consensus Statements, Position Statements, and Practice Alerts – Anesthesia & Analgesia (free)

 


Ten Common Statistical Mistakes to Watch out for When Writing or Reviewing a Manuscript

14 Oct, 2019 | 08:28h | UTC

Science Forum: Ten common statistical mistakes to watch out for when writing or reviewing a manuscript – eLife (free)

 


Educational Review: Preventing Overdiagnosis and the Harms of Too Much Sport and Exercise Medicine

11 Oct, 2019 | 09:37h | UTC

Preventing overdiagnosis and the harms of too much sport and exercise medicine – British Journal of Sports Medicine (free)

Related: Five warning signs of overdiagnosis – The Conversation (free) AND Overdiagnosis: Causes and Consequences in Primary Health Care (free) AND Screening: How Overdiagnosis and Other Harms can Undermine the Benefits (free) AND WONCA Position Paper on Overdiagnosis and Action to be Taken (free) AND Overdiagnosis: what it is and what it isn’t (free) AND Review: Overdiagnosis Across Medical Disciplines (free) AND Too much medical care: bad for you, bad for health care systems (free)

 


New Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions

3 Oct, 2019 | 01:35h | UTC

Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions – Version 6, 2019 – Cochrane Library (free chapters)

Cochrane News Releases: New Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions (free) What you need to know about the new Cochrane Handbook (free)

 


ACP Recommendations: Disclosure of Interests and Management of Conflicts of Interest in Clinical Guidelines and Guidance Statements

10 Sep, 2019 | 01:20h | UTC

Disclosure of Interests and Management of Conflicts of Interest in Clinical Guidelines and Guidance Statements: Methods From the Clinical Guidelines Committee of the American College of Physicians – Annals of Internal Medicine (free)

Commentaries: American College of Physicians Releases Paper on Methods for Managing Conflicts of Interests in Clinical Guidelines – American College of Physicians (free) AND ACP Releases Policy Statement on DOI, COI Management for Clinical Guideline Development – Clinical Advisor (free)

 


Financial Conflicts of Interest in Systematic Reviews: Associations with Results, Conclusions, and Methodological Quality

6 Aug, 2019 | 07:55h | UTC

Financial conflicts of interest in systematic reviews: associations with results, conclusions, and methodological quality – Cochrane Library (free)

Summary: Financial conflicts of interests and results, conclusions, and quality of systematic reviews – Cochrane Library (free)

 


Study: Editors’ and Authors’ Individual Conflicts of Interest Disclosure and Journal Transparency

2 Aug, 2019 | 02:31h | UTC

Editors’ and authors’ individual conflicts of interest disclosure and journal transparency. A cross-sectional study of high-impact medical specialty journals – BMJ Open (free)

Commentary: Medical journal editors expect authors to disclose conflicts of interest—but don’t disclose their own – Science (free)

Related: Why we should care that many editors of top medical journals get healthcare industry payments (free study and commentary)

 


New Guidelines for Statistical Reporting in the NEJM

21 Jul, 2019 | 21:03h | UTC

Editorial: New Guidelines for Statistical Reporting in the Journal – New England Journal of Medicine (free)

 


Perspective: A User’s Guide to Inflated and Manipulated Impact Factors

3 Jul, 2019 | 06:21h | UTC

A user’s guide to inflated and manipulated impact factors – European Journal of Clinical Investigation (free)

 


Plan S: Making Full and Immediate Open Access a Reality

3 Jun, 2019 | 07:33h | UTC

Plan S: Making Full and Immediate Open Access a Reality – cOALlition S (free)

News Release: cOAlition S Releases Revised Implementation Guidance on Plan S Following Public Feedback Exercise – cOALlition S (free)

See also: Rationale for the Revisions Made to the Plan S Principles and Implementation Guidance – cOALlition S (free)

Commentaries: Ambitious open-access Plan S delayed to let research community adapt – Nature (free) AND Radical open-access plan delayed a year as revised effort seeks more support – Science (free)

Related: Open Access 2018: A Year of Funders and Universities Drawing Lines in the Sand (free resources)

 


Reforming Disease Definitions: A New Primary Care Led, People-centered Approach

11 Apr, 2019 | 00:42h | UTC

Proposal: Reforming disease definitions: a new primary care led, people-centred approach – BMJ Evidence Based Medicine (free)

Commentary: We need new rules for defining who is sick. Step 1: remove vested interests – The Conversation (free)

 

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Practical Guidance for Patient-Centered Health Research

23 Mar, 2019 | 14:59h | UTC

Practical guidance for patient-centred health research – The Lancet (free)

 


Guidelines and Recommendations for Ensuring Good Epidemiological Practice

6 Mar, 2019 | 20:10h | UTC

Guidelines and recommendations for ensuring Good Epidemiological Practice (GEP): a guideline developed by the German Society for Epidemiology – European Journal of Epidemiology (free)

 


Guidance on Conducting Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses of Observational Studies of Etiology

27 Feb, 2019 | 13:01h | UTC

COSMOS-E: Guidance on conducting systematic reviews and meta-analyses of observational studies of etiology – PLOS Medicine (free)

 


Key Concepts for Assessing Claims About Treatment Effects and Making Well-informed Treatment Choices

4 Feb, 2019 | 22:21h | UTC

Key Concepts for assessing claims about treatment effects and making well-informed treatment choices – F1000Research (free)

 


A Guide to Reproducibility in Preclinical Research

29 Jan, 2019 | 21:45h | UTC

A Guide to Reproducibility in Preclinical Research – Academic Medicine (free)