Conduct and reporting of randomised trials

Articles and documents about the conduct and reporting of randomised trials

ICH Harmonised Tripartite Guideline for Good Clinical Practice 1996; e6(r1). [Available here]

Clark S, Horton R. Putting research into context - revisited. Lancet 2010;376:10-11.[Available here]

Clarke M, Hopewell S, Chalmers I. Clinical trials should begin and end with systematic reviews of relevant evidence: 12 years and waiting. Lancet 2010;376:20-21. [Available here]

Hopewell S, Loudon K, Clarke MJ, Oxman AD, Dickersin K. Publication bias in clinical trials due to statistical significance or direction of trial results. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 1. Art. No.: MR000006. [Available here]

Rendell JM, Merritt RK, Geddes J. Incentives and disincentives to participation by clinicians in randomised controlled trials. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 2. Art. No.: MR000021. [Available here]

Schulz KF, Altman DG, Moher D, for the CONSORT Group 2010. CONSORT 2010 Statement: updated guidelines for reporting parallel group randomised trials. PLoS Medicine 2010;7:e1000251. [Available here]

Treweek S, Pitkethly M, Cook J, Kjeldstrøm M, Taskila T, Johansen M, Sullivan F, Wilson S, Jackson C, Jones R, Mitchell E. Strategies to improve recruitment to randomised controlled trials. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 4. Art. No.: MR000013. [Available here]