Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
The EU-funded OPEN project (Overcome failure to Publish nEgative fiNdings) brought together key opinion leaders from across Europe to address the issue of publications bias.
The key objectives of OPEN were to:
The project is now complete and the final report summary is available from https://cordis.europa.eu/result/rcn/147610_en.html.
The TIDieR reporting guideline helps authors fully report their interventions, so that they can be used by others. However, TIDieR only explicitly covers active interventions, not placebo controls. The developers of the new TIDieR-Placebo extension explain why it is needed Read More