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Table 2 Recommendations provided in author instructions of 69 pediatric journals indexed in the Journal Citation Report [15]

From: Are pediatric Open Access journals promoting good publication practice? An analysis of author instructions

Recommendation No. of journals giving recommendation (%) (N = 69)
ICMJE Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts 38 (55)
Trial registration 16 (23)
Conflict of interest 54 (78)
CONSORT 14 (20)
STROBE 3 (4)
STARD 4 (6)
MOOSE 3 (4)
PRISMA (QUOROM) 4 (6)
  1. ICMJE - International Committee of Medical Journal Editors, CONSORT - Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials, STROBE - Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology, STARD - Standards of Reporting Diagnostic Accuracy, MOOSE - Meta-analysis of observational studies in epidemiology, PRISMA - Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses