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Established search filters may miss studies when identifying randomised controlled trials.

08:00 EDT 12th April 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Established search filters may miss studies when identifying randomised controlled trials."

The authors were becoming increasingly aware of studies reporting RCT which reported trial phase but did not mention study design or randomisation in the title or abstract. The objective of this study is to determine if established RCT literature search filters should include terms for trial phase.

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Name: Journal of clinical epidemiology
ISSN: 1878-5921
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