• Registration of randomized controlled trials in nursing journals
    with Annie Topping, Daniel Bressington, Martin Jones, Charley Baker, Laileah Barguir, Donna Thomas, Eman Hassanein, Ashish Badnapurkar, and Richard Gray
    Research Integrity and Peer Review 2 (1). 2017.
    BackgroundTrial registration helps minimize publication and reporting bias. In leading medical journals, 96% of published trials are registered. The aim of this study was to determine the proportion of randomized controlled trials published in key nursing journals that met criteria for timely registration.MethodsWe reviewed all RCTs published in three (two general, one mental health) nursing journals between August 2011 and September 2016. We classified the included trials as: 1. Not registered,…Read more