editorial policies

Summary

Summary: The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Why and how do journals retract articles? An analysis of Medline retractions 1988-2008
    Elizabeth Wager
    Sideview, Princes Risborough, UK
    J Med Ethics 37:567-70. 2011
  2. pmc Trial Registration at ClinicalTrials.gov between May and October 2005
    Deborah A Zarin
    Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2779-87. 2005
  3. ncbi Editorial policies of pediatric journals: survey of instructions for authors
    Joerg J Meerpohl
    German Cochrane Center, Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center Freiburg, Stefan Meier Strasse 26, Freiburg, Germany
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:268-72. 2010
  4. pmc Are peer reviewers encouraged to use reporting guidelines? A survey of 116 health research journals
    Allison Hirst
    The EQUATOR Network, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e35621. 2012
  5. ncbi Quality of reporting of randomized controlled trials of pharmacologic treatment of bipolar disorders: a systematic review
    Daniel Strech
    Hannover Medical School, CELLS Centre for Ethics and Law in the Life Sciences, Institute for History, Ethics and Philosophy of Medicine, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:1214-21. 2011
  6. pmc How many scientific papers should be retracted?
    Murat Cokol
    EMBO Rep 8:422-3. 2007
  7. ncbi Reproducible research: moving toward research the public can really trust
    Christine Laine
    Customer Service, American College of Physicians, 190 N Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:450-3. 2007
  8. ncbi Do journals publishing in the field of urology endorse reporting guidelines? A survey of author instructions
    Frank Kunath
    German Cochrane Centre, Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center Freiburg, Freiburg Br, Germany kunath cochrane de
    Urol Int 88:54-9. 2012
  9. ncbi The poor availability of psychological research data for reanalysis
    Jelte M Wicherts
    Department of Psycology, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Psychol 61:726-8. 2006
  10. pmc Misconduct policies in high-impact biomedical journals
    Xavier Bosch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e51928. 2012

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  1. ncbi Why and how do journals retract articles? An analysis of Medline retractions 1988-2008
    Elizabeth Wager
    Sideview, Princes Risborough, UK
    J Med Ethics 37:567-70. 2011
    ..Anecdotal evidence suggested a lack of consistency in journal policies and practices regarding retraction. In order to develop guidelines, we reviewed retractions in Medline to discover how and why articles were retracted...
  2. pmc Trial Registration at ClinicalTrials.gov between May and October 2005
    Deborah A Zarin
    Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2779-87. 2005
    ..gov database to describe patterns of trial registration before and after the implementation by journal editors of a new policy requiring registration as a prerequisite for publication...
  3. ncbi Editorial policies of pediatric journals: survey of instructions for authors
    Joerg J Meerpohl
    German Cochrane Center, Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center Freiburg, Stefan Meier Strasse 26, Freiburg, Germany
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:268-72. 2010
    ..To study whether specific recommendations aiming to improve publication practice were included in author instructions of pediatric journals...
  4. pmc Are peer reviewers encouraged to use reporting guidelines? A survey of 116 health research journals
    Allison Hirst
    The EQUATOR Network, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e35621. 2012
    ..We examined journals' instructions to peer reviewers to see if and how reviewers are encouraged to use them...
  5. ncbi Quality of reporting of randomized controlled trials of pharmacologic treatment of bipolar disorders: a systematic review
    Daniel Strech
    Hannover Medical School, CELLS Centre for Ethics and Law in the Life Sciences, Institute for History, Ethics and Philosophy of Medicine, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:1214-21. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc How many scientific papers should be retracted?
    Murat Cokol
    EMBO Rep 8:422-3. 2007
  7. ncbi Reproducible research: moving toward research the public can really trust
    Christine Laine
    Customer Service, American College of Physicians, 190 N Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:450-3. 2007
    ..This paper is about both functions. We describe the evaluative processes we use and announce a new policy to help the scientific community evaluate, and build upon, the research findings that we publish...
  8. ncbi Do journals publishing in the field of urology endorse reporting guidelines? A survey of author instructions
    Frank Kunath
    German Cochrane Centre, Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center Freiburg, Freiburg Br, Germany kunath cochrane de
    Urol Int 88:54-9. 2012
    ..The extent to which reporting guidelines are incorporated into the author instructions of journals publishing in the field of urology remained unclear...
  9. ncbi The poor availability of psychological research data for reanalysis
    Jelte M Wicherts
    Department of Psycology, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Psychol 61:726-8. 2006
  10. pmc Misconduct policies in high-impact biomedical journals
    Xavier Bosch
    Department of Internal Medicine, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 7:e51928. 2012
    ..This study assessed the prevalence and content policies of the most influential biomedical journals on misconduct and procedures for handling and responding to allegations of misconduct...
  11. ncbi Does the CONSORT checklist improve the quality of reports of randomised controlled trials? A systematic review
    Amy C Plint
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Med J Aust 185:263-7. 2006
    ..To determine whether the adoption of the CONSORT checklist is associated with improvement in the quality of reporting of randomised controlled trials (RCTs)...
  12. ncbi Clinical trial registration: a statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine D DeAngelis
    JAMA 292:1363-4. 2004
  13. pmc Are shorter article titles more attractive for citations? Cross-sectional study of 22 scientific journals
    Farrokh Habibzadeh
    Shiraz NIOC Medical Education and Research Center, Shiraz, Iran
    Croat Med J 51:165-70. 2010
    ..To investigate the correlation between the length of the title of a scientific article and the number of citations it receives, in view of the common editorial call for shorter titles...
  14. pmc Editorial peer reviewers' recommendations at a general medical journal: are they reliable and do editors care?
    Richard L Kravitz
    Department of Medicine, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10072. 2010
    ..We examined the relationship between external reviewers' recommendations and the editorial outcome of manuscripts undergoing external peer-review at the Journal of General Internal Medicine (JGIM)...
  15. pmc Relationship between quality and editorial leadership of biomedical research journals: a comparative study of Italian and UK journals
    Valerie Matarese
    UpTo Infotechnologies, Vidor TV, Italy
    PLoS ONE 3:e2512. 2008
    ..Quality was measured on a panel of bibliometric parameters while editorial leadership was evaluated from journals' instructions to authors...
  16. ncbi Is this clinical trial fully registered?--A statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine D De Angelis
    N Engl J Med 352:2436-8. 2005
  17. ncbi Has the quality of abstracts for randomised controlled trials improved since the release of Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trial guideline for abstract reporting? A survey of four high-profile anaesthesia journals
    Ozlem S Can
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 28:485-92. 2011
    ..The current study assessed whether there has been an improvement in the quality of RCT abstracts published in main anaesthesia journals since this new guideline was introduced...
  18. ncbi The uniform requirements for manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals recommended by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    J Patrick Barron
    International Medical Communications Center, Tokyo Medical University, 6 7 1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan 160 0023
    Chest 129:1098-9. 2006
  19. ncbi A comparison of conflict of interest policies at peer-reviewed journals in different scientific disciplines
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 622 W 168th Street, Vanderbilt Clinic 5th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 13:147-57. 2007
    ....
  20. pmc Research misconduct policies of social science journals and impact factor
    David B Resnik
    NIEHS NIH, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Account Res 17:79-84. 2010
    ..Another important finding is that less than half of the journals that responded to the survey had a formal misconduct policy...
  21. ncbi Double-blind review favours increased representation of female authors
    Amber E Budden
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3G5
    Trends Ecol Evol 23:4-6. 2008
    ..No negative effects could be identified, suggesting that double-blind review should be considered by other journals...
  22. ncbi A statement by the editors of The Lancet
    Richard Horton
    The Lancet, 32 Jamestown Road, London NW1 7BY, UK
    Lancet 363:820-1. 2004
  23. pmc How psychiatry journals support the unbiased translation of clinical research. A cross-sectional study of editorial policies
    Hannes Knüppel
    Institute of History and Ethics in Medicine, Centre for Ethics and Law in the Life Sciences CELLS, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e75995. 2013
    ..No study has so far investigated the extent to which author instructions in psychiatry journals encourage following reporting guidelines and trial registration...
  24. pmc Review of Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 2011
    Dudley J Pennell
    CMR Unit Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 14:78. 2012
    ..We hope that you find the open-access system increases wider reading and citation of your papers, and that you will continue to send your quality manuscripts to JCMR for publication...
  25. pmc What should be done to tackle ghostwriting in the medical literature?
    Peter C Gøtzsche
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS Med 6:e23. 2009
    ..This debate examines how best to tackle ghostwriting in the medical literature from the perspectives of a researcher, an editor, and the professional medical writer...
  26. pmc Dealing with editorial misconduct
    Fiona Godlee
    BMJ 329:1301-2. 2004
  27. ncbi Consortium of otolaryngology--head and neck surgery journals to collaborate in maintenance of high ethical standards
    Michael S Benninger
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:381-2. 2005
  28. pmc Research misconduct policies of scientific journals
    David B Resnik
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences NIEHS, National Institutes of Health NIH, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Account Res 16:254-67. 2009
    ..88). Our research indicates that more than half of scientific journals have developed misconduct policies, but that most of these policies do not define research misconduct and most of these policies were not generated by the journal...
  29. pmc Review of journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance 2010
    Dudley J Pennell
    CMR Unit Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 13:48. 2011
    ..We hope that you find the open-access system increases wider reading and citation of your papers, and that you will continue to send your quality manuscripts to JCMR for publication...
  30. ncbi Research misconduct policies of high impact biomedical journals
    Barbara K Redman
    Department of Medical Ethics, University of Pennsylvania, 3401 Market Street, Suite 320, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3308, USA
    Account Res 13:247-58. 2006
    ..Publicly available policies may have a deterrent effect and can prevent arbitrariness in handling cases...
  31. ncbi Requirements and definitions in conflict of interest policies of medical journals
    Jared A Blum
    Brown University College of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    JAMA 302:2230-4. 2009
    ..Conflicts of interest (COIs) may influence medical literature. However, it is unclear whether medical journals have consistent policies for defining and soliciting COI disclosures...
  32. ncbi Predictors of publication: characteristics of submitted manuscripts associated with acceptance at major biomedical journals
    Kirby P Lee
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Med J Aust 184:621-6. 2006
    ..To identify characteristics of submitted manuscripts that are associated with acceptance for publication by major biomedical journals...
  33. ncbi From disclosure to transparency: the use of company payment data
    Susan Chimonas
    Center on Medicine as a Profession, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:81-6. 2011
    ..However, these requirements vary among journals and often lack specificity. As a result, disclosures may not consistently reveal author-industry ties...
  34. doi CONSORT for reporting randomised trials in journal and conference abstracts
    Sally Hopewell
    UK Cochrane Centre, Summertown Pavilion, Oxford OX2 7LG, UK
    Lancet 371:281-3. 2008
  35. ncbi Is this clinical trial fully registered? A statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine D De Angelis
    Ann Intern Med 143:146-8. 2005
  36. ncbi Financial interest and its disclosure in scientific publications
    S Krimsky
    Department of Urban and Environmental Policy, Tufts University, Medford, Mass 02155, USA
    JAMA 280:225-6. 1998
    ..The authors believe that the scientific community and the public will be best served by open publication of financial disclosures for readers and reviewers to evaluate...
  37. ncbi WHO facilitates international collaboration in setting standards for clinical trial registration
    A Metin Gulmezoglu
    UNDP UNFPA WHO World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 365:1829-31. 2005
  38. pmc Consistency of financial interest disclosures in the biomedical literature: the case of coronary stents
    Kevin P Weinfurt
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke Translational Medicine Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2128. 2008
    ..We examined whether authors' financial interests were disclosed consistently in articles on coronary stents published in 2006...
  39. pmc Reporting ethics committee approval and patient consent by study design in five general medical journals
    S Schroter
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Med Ethics 32:718-23. 2006
    ..Authors are required to describe in their manuscripts ethical approval from an appropriate committee and how consent was obtained from participants when research involves human participants...
  40. ncbi Research misconduct, retraction, and cleansing the medical literature: lessons from the Poehlman case
    Harold C Sox
    American College of Physicians, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:609-13. 2006
    ..Finally, it requires authors to take pains to avoid citing retracted articles and to issue a correction when they inadvertently cite a retracted article...
  41. doi Painful publishing
    Martin Raff
    Science 321:36. 2008
  42. ncbi A comparison of journal instructions regarding institutional review board approval and conflict-of-interest disclosure between 1995 and 2005
    A Rowan-Legg
    Dr Anne Rowan Legg, Department of Pediatrics, IWK Health Centre, 5850 University Avenue, PO Box 9700, Halifax, Canada B3K6R8
    J Med Ethics 35:74-8. 2009
    ..To compare 2005 and 1995 ethics guidelines from journal editors to authors regarding requirements for institutional review board (IRB) approval and conflict-of-interest (COI) disclosure...
  43. pmc Perceptions of authorship criteria: effects of student instruction and scientific experience
    Darko Hren
    Zagreb University School of Medicine, Salata 3b, Zagreb 10000, Croatia
    J Med Ethics 33:428-32. 2007
    ....
  44. ncbi Clinical trial registration: looking back and moving ahead
    Christine Laine
    Ann Intern Med 147:275-7. 2007
  45. ncbi Authorship criteria and disclosure of contributions: comparison of 3 general medical journals with different author contribution forms
    Tamara Bates
    Zagreb University School of Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia
    JAMA 292:86-8. 2004
    ..Little is known about the effect of journal policies on authors' disclosure of their contributions...
  46. ncbi Salvation by registration
    Jeffrey M Drazen
    N Engl J Med 356:184-5. 2007
  47. ncbi Phase I clinical trials: a call for papers
    Richard Horton
    The Lancet, London NW1 7BY, UK
    Lancet 368:827-8. 2006
  48. pmc Clinical trial registration: a statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine De Angelis
    CMAJ 171:606-7. 2004
  49. pmc Reliability of disclosure forms of authors' contributions
    Vesna Ilakovac
    Department of Medical Statistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University, Osijek, Croatia
    CMAJ 176:41-6. 2007
    ..We sought to analyze how autobiographical memory, defined as memory for events and issues related to oneself, affected the reliability of contribution forms for the judging of authorship of research articles...
  50. ncbi Early editorial manuscript screening versus obligate peer review: a randomized trial
    S Claiborne Johnston
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Ann Neurol 61:A10-2. 2007
    ..Editorial screening is now journal policy...
  51. doi Full disclosure and the funding of biomedical research
    Robert S Schwartz
    N Engl J Med 358:1850-1. 2008
  52. ncbi Are leading medical journals following their own policies on CONSORT reporting?
    Amy Folkes
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:843-6. 2008
    ..The presentation of clear, precise data will ensure that readers are able to better interpret the applicability of findings...
  53. ncbi Is this clinical trial fully registered? A statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine D De Angelis
    Lancet 365:1827-9. 2005
  54. ncbi Differences in review quality and recommendations for publication between peer reviewers suggested by authors or by editors
    Sara Schroter
    BMJ Editorial Office, BMA House, London, England
    JAMA 295:314-7. 2006
    ..Many journals give authors who submit papers the opportunity to suggest reviewers. Use of these reviewers varies by journal and little is known about the quality of the reviews they produce...
  55. ncbi Producing a scientific journal in a small scientific community: an author-helpful policy
    Matko Marusic
    Croatian Medical Journal, Zagreb University School of Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia
    Int Microbiol 7:143-7. 2004
  56. ncbi Responding to fraud
    Donald Kennedy
    Science 314:1353. 2006
  57. pmc Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policies and Practices in Peer-reviewed Biomedical Journals
    Richelle J Cooper
    Emergency Medicine Center, Los Angeles School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1248-52. 2006
    ..We undertook this investigation to characterize conflict of interest (COI) policies of biomedical journals with respect to authors, peer-reviewers, and editors, and to ascertain what information about COI disclosures is publicly available...
  58. ncbi A reviewer's lot is not a happy one
    Cedric S Raine
    J Neuroimmunol 141:1-2. 2003
  59. ncbi The influence of money on medical science
    Catherine D DeAngelis
    JAMA 296:996-8. 2006
  60. ncbi Medical journals: evidence of bias against the diseases of poverty
    Richard Horton
    The Lancet, NW1 7BY, London, UK
    Lancet 361:712-3. 2003
  61. ncbi What is submitted and what gets accepted in Indian Pediatrics: analysis of submissions, review process, decision making, and criteria for rejection
    Piyush Gupta
    Department of Pediatrics, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi 110 095, India
    Indian Pediatr 43:479-89. 2006
    ..To identify the characteristics of the manuscripts submitted to the Indian Pediatrics; attributes of the peer-review process and decision-making; and factors associated with their acceptance or rejection...
  62. pmc Impact of mandatory registration of clinical trials on small medical journals: scenario on emerging bias
    Farrokh Habibzadeh
    Croat Med J 47:181-2; author reply 182-3. 2006
  63. ncbi Scientific publishing. Don't pretty up that picture just yet
    Jennifer Couzin
    Science 314:1866-8. 2006
  64. ncbi Gift authorship practices -- history, trends and remedies
    Saba Sohail
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 16:1-2. 2006
  65. doi Impugning the integrity of medical science: the adverse effects of industry influence
    Catherine D DeAngelis
    JAMA 299:1833-5. 2008
  66. pmc Medical journals are an extension of the marketing arm of pharmaceutical companies
    Richard Smith
    UnitedHealth Europe, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 2:e138. 2005
  67. pmc Clinical trial registration: looking back and moving ahead
    Christine Laine
    CMAJ 177:57-8. 2007
  68. pmc The relationship of previous training and experience of journal peer reviewers to subsequent review quality
    Michael L Callaham
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e40. 2007
    ..More objective selection of peer reviewers might improve the journal peer review process and thus the quality of published science...
  69. ncbi Clinical trial registration: a statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine De Angelis
    N Engl J Med 351:1250-1. 2004
  70. pmc A new JCI conflict-of-interest policy
    Ushma S Neill
    J Clin Invest 117:506-8. 2007
    ..To this end, we have established a very specific set of guidelines for handling potential conflicts of interest - not only for authors and referees, but also for ourselves...
  71. ncbi The fate of epidemiologic manuscripts: a study of papers submitted to epidemiology
    Susan A Hall
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Epidemiology 18:262-5. 2007
    ..Little is known about the success rate of epidemiologic manuscripts, or the number of rejections they may go through before being published...
  72. pmc Conflicts between commercial and scientific interests in pharmaceutical advertising for medical journals
    Alexander C Tsai
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Int J Health Serv 33:751-68. 2003
    ..The increasingly diverging interests between medical journal editors and publishers are also discussed and highlighted by two recent cases of editors' departures from prominent general-interest medical journals...
  73. ncbi Clinical trial registration: a statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine De Angelis
    Ann Intern Med 141:477-8. 2004
  74. ncbi How international are the editorial boards of leading psychiatry journals?
    Shekhar Saxena
    Lancet 361:609. 2003
  75. ncbi Declaration of medical writing assistance in international peer-reviewed publications
    Karen L Woolley
    JAMA 296:932-4. 2006
  76. ncbi Publication of ethically suspect research: should it occur?
    Conrad V Fernandez
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:377-8. 2005
  77. ncbi Clinical trial registration: a statement from the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
    Catherine De Angelis
    Lancet 364:911-2. 2004
  78. pmc Conflict of interest policies for organizations producing a large number of clinical practice guidelines
    Susan L Norris
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37413. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to describe the COI policies for organizations currently producing a significant number of CPGs, and to determine if these policies meet 2011 Institute of Medicine (IOM) standards...
  79. ncbi Stem cells. ...and how the problems eluded peer reviewers and editors
    Jennifer Couzin
    Science 311:23-4. 2006
  80. pmc Poor reporting of scientific leadership information in clinical trial registers
    Melanie Sekeres
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 3:e1610. 2008
    ..Identifying those scientifically responsible for trial conduct increases accountability. The objective is to examine the proportion of registered clinical trials providing valid scientific leadership information...
  81. ncbi On authors and contributors
    Jeffrey M Drazen
    N Engl J Med 347:55. 2002
  82. ncbi The journal and drug advertising
    Jon Jureidini
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:495; discussion 495. 2003
  83. ncbi How international are the editorial boards of leading psychiatry journals?
    Greg Wilkinson
    Lancet 361:1229. 2003
  84. ncbi Journal editorial policies, animal welfare, and the 3Rs
    Nicola J Osborne
    Research Animals Department, Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals RSPCA, Southwater, West Sussex, United Kingdom
    Am J Bioeth 9:55-9. 2009
    This study evaluates the editorial policies of a randomized sample of English language peer-reviewed journals that publish original research involving the use of animals...
  85. ncbi Transparency is the key to the relationship between biomedical journals and medical writers
    Heather Yarnall Schultz
    J Invest Dermatol 127:735-7. 2007
  86. ncbi [The journals must honestly tell who is doing the job]
    Richard Bergstrom
    Lakartidningen 105:1406-7. 2008
  87. ncbi Quality of medical journals with special reference to the Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal
    Abdel Moneim Aly
    Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Cairo, Egypt
    Saudi Med J 25:S18-20. 2004
    ..Evidently, the EMHJ has satisfactorily met all the above criteria...
  88. ncbi Growth and quality of the cost-utility literature, 1976-2001
    Peter J Neumann
    Program on the Economic Evaluation of Medical Technology, Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Value Health 8:3-9. 2005
    ..This study updates and expands our previous work, which examined CUAs through 1997...
  89. pmc Scientific discourse, corporate ghostwriting, journal policy, and public trust
    William M Tierney
    J Gen Intern Med 20:550-1. 2005
  90. ncbi Mycological Research: instructions and guidelines for authors
    David L Hawksworth
    Departamento de Biologia Vegetal II, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Plaza Ramon y Cajal, Ciudad Universitaria, Madrid 28040, Spain
    Mycol Res 111:117-26. 2007
    ....
  91. ncbi Authorship in a small medical journal: a study of contributorship statements by corresponding authors
    Matko Marusic
    Croatian Medical Journal, Zagreb University School of Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia
    Sci Eng Ethics 10:493-502. 2004
    ..Authorship and contributorship in biomedical journals, as well as editorial ethical responsibilities towards authorship criteria need critical redefinition and education of both editors and authors...
  92. ncbi Do peer guidelines or editorial policies affect the reporting and discussion of race and ethnicity in pediatric research?
    Paul D Ackerman
    Princeton University, USA
    Account Res 12:17-31. 2005
    ..We sought to determine if these statements had any impact on the reporting and discussion of R/E and sociodemographic markers [SM]...
  93. ncbi Reporting of ethical standards: differences between complementary and orthodox medicine journals?
    Byungmook Lim
    Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Korea
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 116:500-3. 2004
    ..This study aimed at assessing whether there are differences in the reporting of ethical aspects of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and mainstream medical research...
  94. ncbi [Publication ethics, national and international regulations]
    Ole Haagen Nielsen
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:1646-8. 2003
    ..These topics are to some extent included in the Vancouver regulations, which also include qualifications for fulfilling authorship...
  95. ncbi Quality of reporting of diagnostic accuracy studies
    Nynke Smidt
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Radiology 235:347-53. 2005
    ..To evaluate quality of reporting in diagnostic accuracy articles published in 2000 in journals with impact factor of at least 4 by using items of Standards for Reporting of Diagnostic Accuracy (STARD) statement published later in 2003...
  96. ncbi Problems faced by editors of peer reviewed medical journals
    Shaukat A Jawaid
    Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan
    Saudi Med J 25:S21-5. 2004
    ....
  97. ncbi Writing for publication: adapting academic work into articles
    Bob Heyman
    City University, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, London
    Br J Nurs 14:400-3. 2005
    ..These are explored in this article. Suggestions for avoiding the many pitfalls that can prevent publication are offered...
  98. ncbi International content of high-ranking nursing journals in the year 2000
    Molly C Dougherty
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7460 Carrington Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:173-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the extent of an international perspective in publication in nursing journals...
  99. ncbi Peer review as professional responsibility: a quality control system only as good as the participants
    David W Grainger
    Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, Room 301, 30 South 2000 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 5820, USA
    Biomaterials 28:5199-203. 2007
    ..This short essay examines our collective duties as contributors, reviewers, and readers to the integrity and safekeeping of this essential quality control process...
  100. ncbi A comparison of reviewers selected by editors and reviewers suggested by authors
    Frederick P Rivara
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Pediatr 151:202-5. 2007
    ..To compare reviews done by editor-selected reviewers with reviews by author-suggested reviewers, examining the quality, timeliness, and recommendations of the 2 sets of reviewers...
  101. ncbi [Ethics in articles published in medical journals]
    Humberto Reyes
    Revista Médica de Chile, Bernarda Morin 488, Providencia, Santiago de Chile
    Rev Med Chil 135:529-33. 2007
    ..The present article stresses that authors and their sponsoring institutions must be aware of the importance of following ethical rules when reporting scientific work...

Research Grants49

  1. Authorship and Conflicts of Interest in Clinical Trails
    William Gardner; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results of this research will provide important data for discussions of editorial policies at scientific journals, for ethical standards and conflict of interest policies at universities and research ..
  2. Conflict of Interest in Clinical Practice Guideline Development
    Susan L Norris; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding the impact of industry relationships will help guideline sponsors to develop appropriate policies for managing conflict of interest. ..
  3. American Indian MS to PHD Nursing Science Bridge-Phase 2
    SUSAN HENLY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The project evaluation plan is a refinement of the Phase 1 plan designed to efficiently obtain maximum information about the structure, process, and outcomes of the project. ..
  4. Using CHAMP to Prevent Youth HIV Risks in S.A. Township
    Carl Bell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  5. Effects of Depression on Short-Term Recovery from MI
    Kenneth Freedland; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will clarify the early course of post-MI depression and the mechanisms linking depression to cardiac events, and they will inform efforts to develop more efficacious treatments. ..
  6. A Qualitative Study of Editorial Decision-Making
    Lisa Bero; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. A Comprehensive Database of Cost-Effectiveness Analyses
    Peter Neumann; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The web-based data should also understand the needs of different scientists to be understood and policymakers, and bridges to be built across disparate communities. ..
  8. SIGNAL DETECTION THEORY AND MEMORY FOR ASYMMETRIC EVENTS
    John Wixted; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Because detection theory offers a theoretical framework common to both species, it could help to facilitate the development of relevant animal models of memory impairment in humans. ..
  9. MECHANISMS OF ENZYMIC AND HYDRIDE TRANSFERS
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Management Decisions in Financial Conflicts of Interest
    Lisa Bero; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our findings will allow us to develop a framework for decision-making regarding conflict identification and management. ..
  11. IDIOPATHIC OSTEOPOROSIS IN PREMENOPAUSAL WOMEN
    Elizabeth Shane; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of these studies will have important therapeutic implications for the diagnosis and management of this disorder. ..
  12. ALPHA 2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL IN IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
    Michael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Significance: This project will characterize pharmacogenetic mechanisms determining the response to clonidine through studies of candidate genes that control alpha2-adrenoreceptor function and norepinephrine transport in IBS. ..
  13. Novel Plasmids for Porphyromonas Post-Genomic Research
    FRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Distribute these new genetic tools and knowledge about their use to workers studying Porphyromonas gingivalis and other black pigmented Gram-negative anaerobes. ..
  14. Presenting Diagnostic Results from Large-Scale Clinical Mutation Testing
    Richard R Sharp; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  15. Prostaglandins: Kinins and Angiotensin Interactions
    JOHN MC GIFF; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..3) Heme oxygenase activity and suppression of EET and 20-HETE synthesis. 4) Activation of peroxisome-proliferator-activated receptor alpha by Fibrates with stimulation of EET synthesis. ..
  16. Translating Evidence to Quality Care: Getting the Message to Your Constituency
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Conference Support: The 13th International Drug Delivery Symposium
    David Grainger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Support is requested both for selected speaker participation costs and 3 junior scientist poster travel awards. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Research Integrity & Financial Conflicts of Interest
    Patricia Tereskerz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..4) Explore the utility of using data reduction techniques and appropriate, multi-variate modeling techniques to show which types of financial arrangements predict questionable integrity practices. ..
  19. MGED 9&10 Student Travel Awards
    Catherine Ball; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Integrating and coordinating efforts in COPD guideline development
    Holger Schunemann; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..End of Abstract) [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Development of an Open Source Research Management System
    Kenneth Freedland; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Cannabinoid Mechanisms in Human Gastrointestinal Motor and Sensory Functions
    MICHAEL L CAMILLERI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These actions may be relevant to develop new treatments for IBS. The studies will also provide further understanding of the potential of medications like medical marijuana on stomach function that may be relevant to appetite control. ..
  23. The Caring~web: Web-based Support for Stroke Caregivers
    Linda Pierce; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Study outcomes have the potential to direct healthcare professionals in designing programs of care for persons with stroke and their caregivers. ..
  24. Treatment of Depression After Coronary Bypass Surgery
    Kenneth Freedland; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Secondary analyses will test the effects of treatment on remission, neurocognitive and functional recovery, quality of life, and examine the relationships between treatment process and outcome variables. ..
  25. Effectiveness of RCR Instruction
    FRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Although our study focuses solely on authorship and publication practices, we expect our approach will set the stage for parallel studies in other core topic areas. ..
  26. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Risks in Carpenter
    David Wegman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The case control study will be the subject of a separate proposal, contingent upon successful development of the necessary methods. ..
  27. STREPTOCOCCUS SANGUIS MICROBIAL GENOME PROJECT
    FRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This, in turn, will provide researchers with new targets for vaccines and rationally designed drugs. ..
  28. Parent Initiated Prevention Program
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) To improve parental perceptions of the quality of care provided.H3: Compared to controls, PIPP parents will report higher scores on selected Consumer Assessment of Health Plans (CAHPS) items. ..
  29. CONSTRUCTION OF SIGNALLING FACILITY
    FRANCIS MACRINA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The long-term objective of this application is to provide new infrastructure that will stimulate the development of a nationally recognized center of expertise in the field of cellular and molecular signaling. ..
  30. Internet Based Patient-Centered Asthma Management System
    Dimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Children in AsthmaNet families will be more likely to report using written care plans. Aim 4: to decrease the number of symptom days for children with asthma H4. Children in AsthmaNet families will experience fewer symptom days. ..
  31. ICU CULTURE AND PROBLEMATIC TREATMENT LIMITATION CASES
    JUDITH BAGGS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..With a description of such barriers and facilitators, it will be possible to design interventions to serve patients' interests and be mutually acceptable to patients, families, and health care providers. ..
  32. OPTIMIZING MANAGEMENT OF TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACKS
    S Johnston; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This research will provide important results for clinicians and policy makers, and will foster the applicant's development as a health services researcher in cerebrovascular disease. ..
  33. COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP TO REDUCE ASTHMA DISPARITIES
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..A Sustainability Advisory board will provide guidance regarding project implementation in the community beyond the life of the grant. ..
  34. Consumer Influences of Treatment of Depression
    Richard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
  35. Molecular Comparison of Macrophage Foreign Body Response
    David Grainger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Patient perceptions of bioengineered probiotics and clinical metagenomics
    RICHARD R contact SHARP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  37. Prevention of Osteoporosis after Transplantation
    Elizabeth Shane; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We are now applying for 3 years of support to complete 12 months of observation on those subjects enrolled after March, 2001 and to complete an additional 24 months of follow-up on enrolled participants. ..
  38. Training for US Cochrane Contributors and Others
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The applicant will collaborate and partner with investigators associated with the EPCs in all stages of the project. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Rural Chronically III Women: Online Support Group
    Clarann Weinert; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed research trajectory will move toward reducing the complexity of the research design and intervention and further developing and refining a model of psychosocial adaptation to chronic illness. ..
  40. Culture of differentiated C elegans embryonic cells
    Kevin Strange; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The speed and economy with which this can be done in C. elegans cannot be duplicated in other metazoan animals. ..
  41. AVS Biomaterials Interface Division Technical Program Support
    David Grainger; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A number of relevant leading scientists and engineers from companies working in these technology areas are also recruited to participate using the new "Commercial Challenge" podium opportunity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. End-of-Life Decision Making in ICUs: Roles and Relationships of Key Players
    Judith Gedney Baggs; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study will help support interventions respectful of the perspectives of all participants in EOLDM. ..
  43. Genetic analysis of C. elegans cellular ormoregulation
    Kevin Strange; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..elegans will likely provide unique insights into osmoregulation, signaling mechanisms, and cellular stress and damage repair )rocesses in kidney cells as well as other mammalian cell types and tissues. ..
  44. TESTING INTERVENTIONS IN PEDIATRIC ASTHMA
    Elizabeth McQuaid; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Exploratory analyses will investigate mediators of behavior change. Results will be used to design a larger, randomized controlled trial comparing behavioral feedback to asthma education. ..
  45. SURFACE INFLUENCES ON CELL SIGNALING AND PROLIFERATION
    David Grainger; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  46. IONDT FOLLOW-UP STUDY
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  47. ALPHA-2 ADRENERGIC CONTROL OF COLONIC FUNCTION IN IBS
    Michael Camilleri; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. Psychosocial Adjustment in Adolescents with Spina Bifida
    Grayson Holmbeck; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Moreover, the results will have implications for prevention and intervention efforts with families who have offspring with disabling birth defects. ..