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Biomedical research: Increasing value, reducing waste
The Lancet
  • Malcolm Macleod, University of Edinburgh
  • Susan Michie, University College London
  • Ian Roberts, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • Ulrich Dirnagl, Charity University of Berlin
  • Iain Chalmers, James Lind Library
  • John Ioannidis, Stanford University
  • Rustam Salman, University of Edinburgh
  • An Wen Chan, University of Toronto
  • Paul Glasziou, Bond University
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Macleod, M. R., Michie, S., Roberts, I., Dirnagl, U., Chalmers, I., Ioannidis, J. P. A.,Salman, R., Chan, A., & Glasziou, P. (2014). Biomedical research: Increasing value, reducing waste. The Lancet, 383(9912), 101-104.

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Global biomedical and public health research involves billions of dollars and millions of people. Although this vast enterprise has led to substantial health improvements, many more gains are possible if the waste and inefficiency in the ways that biomedical research is chosen, designed, done, analysed, regulated, managed, disseminated, and reported can be addressed.
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Malcolm Macleod, Susan Michie, Ian Roberts, Ulrich Dirnagl, et al.. "Biomedical research: Increasing value, reducing waste" The Lancet (2014) ISSN: 0140-6736
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