TITLE

A new study design?

AUTHOR(S)
Esposito, Marco
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
European Journal of Oral Implantology;Autumn2012, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p215
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses academic fraud and unethical behavior in oral implantology clinical trials. He focuses on a 2007-2008 randomised controlled trial (RCT) of the use of short dental implants in patients with augmented sinuses, noting his discovery that the trial had not been approved by an ethical committee. He states that the "European Journal of Oral Implantology" will not publish manuscripts from questionable trials.
ACCESSION #
82724655

 

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