Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
Following the publication of the Lancet series on waste in research a new website has been launched called researchwaste.net which aims to provide a hub for sharing information and resources regarding how to increase the value of both basic and applied research and reduce research waste.
The website has been created by the lead authors of the Lancet series on waste in research: Iain Chalmers; John Ioannidis; Malcom Macleod; Rustam Al-Shahi Salman; An-Wen Chan; Paul Glasziou.
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