Methodology Review

Strategies to improve recruitment to randomised controlled trials

  1. Shaun Treweek1,*,
  2. Elizabeth Mitchell2,
  3. Marie Pitkethly3,
  4. Jonathan Cook4,
  5. Monica Kjeldstrøm5,
  6. Marit Johansen6,
  7. Taina K Taskila7,
  8. Frank Sullivan8,
  9. Sue Wilson9,
  10. Catherine Jackson10,
  11. Ritu Jones11,
  12. Pauline Lockhart8

Editorial Group: Cochrane Methodology Review Group

Published Online: 14 APR 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 31 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000013.pub5

How to Cite

Treweek S, Mitchell E, Pitkethly M, Cook J, Kjeldstrøm M, Johansen M, Taskila TK, Sullivan F, Wilson S, Jackson C, Jones R, Lockhart P. Strategies to improve recruitment to randomised controlled trials. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 4. Art. No.: MR000013. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000013.pub5.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Dundee, Quality, Safety & Informatics Research Group, Dundee, UK

  2. 2

    University of Dundee, Division of Clinical & Population Sciences and Education, Dundee, UK

  3. 3

    University of Dundee, Scottish Primary Care Research Network, Dundee, Tayside, UK

  4. 4

    University of Aberdeen, Health Services Research Unit, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK

  5. 5

    Frederiksberg, Denmark

  6. 6

    Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services, Oslo, Norway

  7. 7

    University of Birmingham, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, Birmingham, UK

  8. 8

    University of Dundee, Centre for Primary Care and Population Research, Division of Clinical and Population Sciences and Education, Dundee, UK

  9. 9

    The Medical School, Dept of Primary Care and General Practice, Birmingham, UK

  10. 10

    Bute Medical School, Community Health Sciences, St Andrews, UK

  11. 11

    Nkhoma CCAP Hospital, Malawi, Malawi

*Shaun Treweek, Quality, Safety & Informatics Research Group, University of Dundee, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 14 APR 2010


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