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Impact of shared scientific or ethical review of multicentre clinical research on the quality of clinical research and the clinical research process

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  • Davina Ghersi,

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    1. World Health Organization, Research Policy & Cooperation (RPC/EIP), Geneva, Switzerland
    • Davina Ghersi, Research Policy & Cooperation (RPC/EIP), World Health Organization, Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, Geneva, CH-1211 , Switzerland. .

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  • Kay Dickersin

    1. Johns Hopkins University, Center for Clinical Trials and US Cochrane Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To evaluate the impact of central (or "shared") scientific and/or ethical review of multi-centre clinical trial protocols on the clinical research process.

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