Four Proposals to Help Improve the Medical Research Literature

PLoS Med. 2015 Sep 22;12(9):e1001864. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001864. eCollection 2015 Sep.


David Moher and Douglas Altman outline four potential interventions that may improve the quality of peer-reviewed medical research publications.

MeSH terms

  • Biomedical Research*
  • Humans
  • Peer Review, Research / standards*
  • Periodicals as Topic
  • Professional Competence*
  • Publishing / standards*
  • Quality Improvement*