|Study design(s) targeted by the tool||Randomized controlled trials (RCT)randomized-controlled-trial-rct|
|Additional details on designs||Non-pharmacological trials|
|Link to the tool||Access the paper reporting the Boutron tool|
|Primary publication||Boutron I, Moher D, Tugwell P, Giraudeau B, Poiraudeau S, Nizard R, et al. A checklist to evaluate a report of a nonpharmacological trial (CLEAR NPT) was developed using consensus. J Clin Epidemiol. 2005;58(12):1233-40.|
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|Record last updated||15/08/2023|
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|Focuses on risk of bias, or makes a distinction between items that assess risk of bias and other aspects of study quality||No|
|Offers a method to reach either a domain specific or overall assessment of risk of bias||No|
|Used in at least one review that none of the tool authors were co-authors on or is an update to a previously recommended LATITUDES key tool||Yes|
|Tool development involving a range of stakeholders from different disciplines (e.g. methodologists, statisticians, clinicians)||Yes|
|Avoids recommending use of summary numerical quality scores||Yes|