Methodological Publication Series 2020

  1. Negrini S, Meyer Psy T, Arienti C, Malmivaara A, Frontera WR, Cochrane Rehabilitation Methodology Meeting participants. In Search of Solutions for Evidence Generation in Rehabilitation: The Second Cochrane Rehabilitation Methodology Meeting. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020;99(3):181–2. Pubmed link - Full text link

  2. Malmivaara A, Armijo-Olivo S, Dennett L, Heinemann AW, Negrini S, Arokoski J. Blinded or Nonblinded Randomized Controlled Trials in Rehabilitation Research: A Conceptual Analysis Based on a Systematic Review. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020;99(3):183–90. Pubmed link - Full text link

  3. Levack WMM, Engkasan JP, Heinemann AW, Negrini S. A Review of CONSORT Guidelines About Comparison Groups With a Focused Discussion on Implications for Rehabilitation Clinical Trials. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020;99(3):191–7. Pubmed link - Full text link

  4. Armijo-Olivo S, Dennett L, Arienti C, Dahchi M, Arokoski J, Heinemann AW, et al. Blinding in Rehabilitation Research: Empirical Evidence on the Association Between Blinding and Treatment Effect Estimates. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020;99(3):198–209. Pubmed link - Full text link

  5. Negrini S, Armijo-Olivo S, Patrini M, Frontera WR, Heinemann AW, Machalicek W, et al. The Randomized Controlled Trials Rehabilitation Checklist: Methodology of Development of a Reporting Guideline Specific to Rehabilitation. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020;99(3):210–5. Pubmed link - Full text link

  6. Meyer T, Selb M, Kiekens C, Grubišić F, Arienti C, Stucki G, et al. Toward Better Reporting Standards of Patients’ Characteristics in Rehabilitation Trials: Applying a New Conceptual Framework to Current Standards. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020;99(3):216–23. Pubmed link - Full text link

  7. Negrini S, Arienti C, Pollet J, Engkasan JP, Francisco GE, Frontera WR, et al. Clinical replicability of rehabilitation interventions in randomized controlled trials reported in main journals is inadequate. J Clin Epidemiol. 2019;114:108–17. Pubmed link - Full text link

  8. Levack WMM, Rathore FA, Pollet J, Negrini S. One in 11 Cochrane Reviews Are on Rehabilitation Interventions, According to Pragmatic Inclusion Criteria Developed by Cochrane Rehabilitation. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2019;100(8):1492–8. Pubmed link - Full text link