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.
I recently attended the 8th Congress on Peer Review in Chicago (10-12 September 2017). Unusually this event takes place only every 4 years, so this was the 8th such Congress in a series starting in 1989. I’m one of very...