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Methodology Protocol

Strategies to reduce attrition in randomised trials

  1. Valerie C Brueton1,*,
  2. Greta Rait2,
  3. Jayne Tierney3,
  4. Sarah Meredith4,
  5. Janet Darbyshire5,
  6. Seeromanie Harding6,
  7. Sally Stenning7,
  8. Irwin Nazareth2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Methodology Review Group

Published Online: 16 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000032


How to Cite

Brueton VC, Rait G, Tierney J, Meredith S, Darbyshire J, Harding S, Stenning S, Nazareth I. Strategies to reduce attrition in randomised trials (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 2. Art. No.: MR000032. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000032.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Medical Research Council, General Practice Research Framework, London, UK

  2. 2

    University College London, Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, London, UK

  3. 3

    MRC Clinical Trials Unit, Meta-analysis Group, London, UK

  4. 4

    Medical Research Council, Clinical Trials Unit, London, UK

  5. 5

    London, UK

  6. 6

    Medical Research Council, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK

  7. 7

    MRC CTU, Cancer Group, London, UK

*Valerie C Brueton, General Practice Research Framework, Medical Research Council, Stephenson House, 158-160 North Gower Street, London, NW1 2ND, UK. vcb@gprf.mrc.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 16 FEB 2011

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To quantify the effect of strategies to reduce attrition in randomised trials.

To investigate if there is a variation in effect by type of strategy, trial setting and disease area.