|Appears in Collections:||Psychology Journal Articles|
|Peer Review Status:||Refereed|
|Title:||Report on a pilot project to introduce a publications officer|
|Authors:||Cobey, Kelly D|
|Citation:||Cobey KD, Galipeau J, Shamseer L & Moher D (2016) Report on a pilot project to introduce a publications officer, CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal, 188 (12), pp. E279-E2380.|
|Abstract:||First paragraph: Concerns about deficiencies in the reporting quality of biomedical research have been expressed for more than three decades. In spite of this, articles continue to pass through editorial and peer review processes and are published with critical aspects of their methods and results missing or inadequately described. Reporting biases also remain problematic. Together, these practices limit the integrity of biomedical literature and hinder reproducibility efforts. In an attempt to alleviate these problems, Moher and Altman recently proposed four potential contributory actions for journals and educational institutions to consider. Here, we present a description of our efforts to implement their first proposed action: the introduction of a publications officer.|
|Rights:||Publisher allows this work to be made available in this repository. Published in CMAJ by Canadian Medical Association with the following policy: the author retains the right to post a copy of the accepted Article on his/her own website, an institutional repository or his/her funding body’s designated archive. An Author(s) who archives or self-archives accepted articles must provide a hyperlink from the Article to the Journal’s website. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.151340|
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