Core outcome measures and selective outcome reporting in randomised controlled trials for the prevention and treatment of periodontal disease.
To develop a set of core outcome measures for use in studies of periodontal disease. To evaluate the degree to which selective outcome reporting in exists in such trials.
Thomas J. Lamont, Jan E. Clarkson, David N. J. Ricketts, Peter A. Heasman, Craig R. Ramsay & Katie Gillies.
Further Study Information
Completed – pending publication
September 2012 - August 2018
University of Dundee
Disease Category: Dentistry & oral health
Disease Name: Periodontal disease
Age Range: 18 - 120
Nature of Intervention: Any
- Clinical experts
- Consumers (patients)
- COS for clinical trials or clinical research
- Delphi process
- Consensus meeting
Identification of existing results;
Delphi - Filling in gaps in knowledge and prioritising outcomes;