A systematic review of the processes used to link clinical trial registrations to their published results

Abstract Background Studies measuring the completeness and consistency of trial registration and reporting rely on linking registries with bibliographic databases. In this systematic review, we quantified the processes used to identify these links. Methods PubMed and Embase databases were searched f...

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Main Authors: Rabia Bashir, Florence T. Bourgeois, Adam G. Dunn
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2017-07-01
Series:Systematic Reviews
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s13643-017-0518-3