Comparative effectiveness research: Challenges for medical journals

Trials. 2010;11(1):45 DOI 10.1186/1745-6215-11-45


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Journal Title: Trials

ISSN: 1745-6215 (Online)

Publisher: BMC

LCC Subject Category: Medicine: Medicine (General)

Country of publisher: United Kingdom

Language of fulltext: English

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Tovey David

Dickersin Kay

Grimshaw Jeremy

Helfand Mark

Sox Harold C

Knottnerus J André

Tugwell Peter


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Time From Submission to Publication: 15 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Editors from a number of medical journals lay out principles for journals considering publication of Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER). In order to encourage dissemination of this editorial, this article is freely available in PLoS Medicine and will be also published in Medical Decision Making, Croatian Medical Journal, The Cochrane Library, Trials, The American Journal of Managed Care, and Journal of Clinical Epidemiology.</p>