Research Resources

Bonita, R, Beaglehole, R, Kjellstrom, T. 2006, Basic epidemiology, 2nd Ed, WHO, Switzerland,

Hulley, SB. Designing Clinical Research, pp 20. © 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, USA

Jadad, A, Enkin, M, W. 2007, Randomised Controlled Trials: Questions, Answers and Musings, 2nd Ed Blackwell Publishing, Carlton, AUS.

Johnston, L and Fineout-Overholt, E. 2005, Teaching EBP: “Getting from Zero to One.” Moving from Recognizing and Admitting Uncertainties to Asking Searchable, Answerable Questions, Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 2(2), 98-102.

Kirkwood, B. Sterne, J, 2008, Medical Statistics 2nd Ed, Blackwell publishing, Carlton.

Moher, D. Hopewell, S. Schulz, K. Montori, V. Gotzsche, P. Devereaux, PJ. Elbourne, D. Egger, M. Altman, Consort 2010 Explanation and Elaboration: updated guidelines for reporting parallel group randominsed trials. 2010, BMJ; 340:c869.

Rios LP, Ye C, Thabane L. Association between framing of the research question using the PICOT format and reporting quality of randomized controlled trials. BMC Med Res Methodol 2010 Feb 5; 10:11

Smith, R. 1999, The case for structuring the discussion of scientific papers, BMJ;318:1224-5

Trochim, William M. The Research Methods Knowledge Base, 2nd Edition.Available from: (version current as of December 2017).


The Cochrane Library
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The International Standard Randomized Controlled Trial Number registry
Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS)
Strobe Statement
Survey monkey
The US National Library of Medicine 
World Health Organization


The Australian Clinical Trials Registry (ACTR)
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Food and Drug Authority (FDA)
National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP).
National Institute of Health (NIH)
National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Our Community
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Women and Babies Health and Wellbeing: Action through Trials (WOMBAT)

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Australian Capital Territory
Paediatrics at the Canberra Hospital (PaTCH)

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Northern Territory
Royal Darwin Hospital

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Queensland Children's Medical Research Institute

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Women’s and Children’s Hospital

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Western Australia
Princess Margaret Hospital
PMH Ethics & Research Governance website
School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of WA
Telethon Institute for Child Health Research