Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
In an essay published in PLOS Medicine on 22 September 2015, EQUATOR’s David Moher and Doug Altman discuss four actions which journals and educational institutions could take to increase the value of research articles.
They propose that all four ideas – which they recognize are intertwined – be piloted and evaluated. If proven effective, they can be considered for implementation.
Melissa Sharp, a second-year doctoral research student in the Methods in Research on Research (MIROR) program, recently spent 3 months with the UK EQUATOR Centre. MIROR doctoral fellows earn joint doctorates from two EU universities and spend time at partner...