Table 2

Planned tabulations

Gold standard
Item completely reportedItem incompletely reported
Early career peer reviewersItem completely reportedTrue positiveFalse positive
Item incompletely reportedFalse negativeTrue negative
Usual peer reviewersItem completely reportedTrue positiveFalse positive
Item incompletely reportedFalse negativeTrue negative
  • Item adequately classified=True positive+true negative.

  • The primary outcome will be the mean number of items accurately classified per manuscript across all the trial reports that are assessed.