Reporting bias in clinical trials: Progress toward transparency and next steps

PLoS Med. 2022 Jan 19;19(1):e1003894. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003894. eCollection 2022 Jan.


Mayookha Mitra-Majumdar and Aaron Kesselheim reflect on steps taken to combat reporting bias in clinical trials over the last two decades.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Bias*
  • Clinical Trials as Topic / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Research Design / statistics & numerical data*

Grants and funding

The authors' work was funded by Arnold Ventures (ASK). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.