About the Authors

Corresponding Author

iveta.simera@csm.ox.ac.uk

Competing Interests

All authors are involved in many initiatives in health care and health care research, which should benefit from a wide uptake of the reporting guidelines. DGA, DM, and KFS are the CONSORT Executive Group members and have participated in development of several reporting guidelines, including the CONSORT Statement, QUOROM/PRISMA, and REMARK, for which they answered the survey.