care research community. Mike Clarke (COMET) brought all of this together by highlighting the resources that are available through COMET to assist in the development and evaluation of COS. The ensuing ... define global standard sets of outcome measures that really matter to patients for the most relevant medical conditions. Mike Clarke (COMET Management Group) closed the first day with a presentation about
for Healthcare Research and Quality (Rockville, USA); Mike Clarke, Queen’s University of Belfast (Belfast, Ireland); Tammy Clifford, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) (Ottawa
Background Clear, transparent, and sufficiently detailed abstracts of conferences and journal articles related to randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are important, because readers often base their assessment of a trial solely on information in the abstract. Here, we extend the CONSORT (Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials) Statement to develop a minimum list of essential ...
Alessandro Liberati and colleagues present an Explanation and Elaboration of the PRISMA Statement, updated guidelines for the reporting of systematic reviews and meta-analyses.