- Geographical representativeness of published and ongoing randomized controlled trials. The example of: Tobacco consumption and HIV infectionNizar Ahmad
INSERM, U738, Paris, France
PLoS ONE 6:e16878. 2011..This study aimed to compare where research is conducted to where research is needed for 2 public health priorities: tobacco consumption and HIV infection...
- Applicability and generalisability of the results of systematic reviews to public health practice and policy: a systematic reviewNizar Ahmad
Centre d Epidemiologie Clinique, Hopital Hotel Dieu, AP HP Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris, 1 Place du Parvis Notre Dame, Paris 75181, France
Trials 11:20. 2010..e., whether the results of a trial can be reasonably applied or generalized to a definable group of patients in a particular setting in routine practice, also called external validity or generalisability)...
- Reporting of safety results in published reports of randomized controlled trialsIsabelle Pitrou
Département d Epidémiologie, Biostatistique, et Recherche Clinique, Groupe Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard AP HP, Universite Denis Diderot, INSERM U738, Paris, France
Arch Intern Med 169:1756-61. 2009..Poor safety reporting can lead to misinterpretation and inadequate conclusions about the interventions assessed. Our aim was to describe the reporting of harm-related results from randomized controlled trials (RCTs)...
- Neglected external validity in reports of randomized trials: the example of hip and knee osteoarthritisNizar Ahmad
INSERM U738, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, Universite Paris 7, Paris, France
Arthritis Rheum 61:361-9. 2009..To evaluate data reporting related to external validity from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) assessing pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatment for hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA)...