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1

What is an NCT number and what is its purpose?

L34 S3

-unique number assigned to all studies prior to initiation
-assigned through clinicaltrials.gov

-purpose is to reduce publication bias, not publishing negative or unfavorable research

2

What checklist is used for interventional studies?

L34 S12

-CONSORT (CONsolidated Standards Of Reporting Trials)

3

What checklist is used for systematic reviews of interventional studies?

L34 S17

-PRISMA (Prefered Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analyses)

4

What checklist is used for observational studies?

L34 S18

-STROBE (STrengthening the Reporting of OBservational studies in Epidemiology)

5

What checklist is used for non-randomized studies?

L34 S21

-TREND (Transparent Reporting of Evaluations with Non-randomized Designs)

6

What checklist is used for tumor marker prognostic studies?

L34 S22

-REMARK (REporting recommendations for tumor MARKer prognostic studies)

7

What checklist is used for genetic risk prediction studies?

L34 S23

-GRIPS (Genetic RIsk Prediction Studies)

8

What checklist is used for diagnostic studies?

L34 S24

-STARD (STAndards for the Reporting of Diagnostic accuracy studies)

9

What checklist is used for systematic reviews of diagnostic studies?

L34 S25

-QUADUS-2 (QUality Assessment of studies of Diagnostic Accuracy in Systematic reviews)