Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

STROBE

STROBE EVIDENCE-BASED DERMATOLOGY: RESEARCH COMMENTARY A Beacon for Observational Studies Tamar Nijsten, MD, PhD; Phyllis Spuls, MD, PhD; Robert S. Stern, MD; Departments of Dermatology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (Dr Nijsten); Amsterdam Medical Center, and the Dutch Cochrane Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (Dr Spuls); and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts (Dr Stern) Commentary on: The Strengthening A detailed Explanation and Elaboration document is pub- the Reporting of Observational Studies lished separately and is freely available at http://www in Epidemiology (STROBE) statement: .annals.org and on the Web sites of PLoS Medicine and guidelines for reporting observational studies Epidemiology. We hope that the STROBE statement will von Elm E, Altman DG, Egger M, et al; STROBE contribute to improving the quality of reporting of ob- Initiative servational studies. Ann Intern Med. 2007;147(8):573-577 BMJ. 2007;335(7624):806-808 Bull World Health Organ. 2007;85(11):867-872 Comment Epidemiology. 2007;18(6):800-804 Lancet. 2007;370(9596):1453-1457 The reporting of research should be transparent to en- PLoS Med. 2007;4(10):e296 able readers to understand study design, conduct, analy- Prev Med. 2007;45(4):247-251 sis, and interpretation. An article should make clear what was planned, what was done, what was found, and what conclusions were drawn. In the past 15 years, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA Dermatology American Medical Association

Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/strobe-4VOjfYq5S2
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright 2008 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
2168-6068
eISSN
2168-6084
DOI
10.1001/archderm.144.9.1200
pmid
18794467
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

EVIDENCE-BASED DERMATOLOGY: RESEARCH COMMENTARY A Beacon for Observational Studies Tamar Nijsten, MD, PhD; Phyllis Spuls, MD, PhD; Robert S. Stern, MD; Departments of Dermatology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (Dr Nijsten); Amsterdam Medical Center, and the Dutch Cochrane Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (Dr Spuls); and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts (Dr Stern) Commentary on: The Strengthening A detailed Explanation and Elaboration document is pub- the Reporting of Observational Studies lished separately and is freely available at http://www in Epidemiology (STROBE) statement: .annals.org and on the Web sites of PLoS Medicine and guidelines for reporting observational studies Epidemiology. We hope that the STROBE statement will von Elm E, Altman DG, Egger M, et al; STROBE contribute to improving the quality of reporting of ob- Initiative servational studies. Ann Intern Med. 2007;147(8):573-577 BMJ. 2007;335(7624):806-808 Bull World Health Organ. 2007;85(11):867-872 Comment Epidemiology. 2007;18(6):800-804 Lancet. 2007;370(9596):1453-1457 The reporting of research should be transparent to en- PLoS Med. 2007;4(10):e296 able readers to understand study design, conduct, analy- Prev Med. 2007;45(4):247-251 sis, and interpretation. An article should make clear what was planned, what was done, what was found, and what conclusions were drawn. In the past 15 years,

Journal

JAMA DermatologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Sep 1, 2008

References