Comparative effectiveness research: Challenges for medical journals

Harold C. Sox, Mark Helfand, Jeremy Grimshaw, Kay Dickersin, David Tovey, J. André Knottnerus, Peter Tugwell

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number45
StatePublished - Apr 28 2010


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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Sox, H. C., Helfand, M., Grimshaw, J., Dickersin, K., Tovey, D., Knottnerus, J. A., & Tugwell, P. (2010). Comparative effectiveness research: Challenges for medical journals. Trials, 11, [45].