Terms used in research, and to assess research bias.
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- Blinded trial
- Case study
- COPE standard - editorial standard
- Editorial correction eg SMILE trial
- Evidence-based medicine (EBM)
- Freedom of Information Act request
- Subjective outcome
- Note of concern - eg PLoS One for PACE trial
- Objective outcome
- Pre-registration of clinical trials
- Randomized controlled trial
- Null result
- Systematic review
- Preregistration (pre-registered trials)
- Publication bias
- Randomized controlled trial (RCT)
- Reporting bias
- Response bias
- Selection bias
- Selective interpretation of evidence
Learn more[edit | edit source]
- How Not to Conduct a Randomized Clinical Trial (video) - Bruce Levin
- Glossary - Health Research Authority
- A glossary of Evidence-based Medicine terminology - BMJ
- Appraise the evidence - BMJ Best Practice
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bias - Bias in research is "a systematic deviation of an observation from the true clinical state".
randomized controlled trial (RCT) - A trial in which participants are randomly assigned to two groups, with one group receiving the treatment being studied and a control or comparison group receiving a sham treatment, placebo, or comparison treatment.
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