Time for an open access secure online data collection toolBMJ 2012; 345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e4805 (Published 16 July 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e4805
- Xin Hui Chan, foundation year 21,
- William Wynn-Jones, ST3 anaesthetics1,
- Charlotte Lobban, foundation year 21
- 1John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
We welcome the call for greater openness in science1 and propose the development of a high quality tool for the online collection of data to facilitate collaboration and data sharing.
We recently conducted a multicentre observational study, collecting data from around 1000 patients. Data in such studies are typically acquired by completing case record …