NIHR audits of clinical trial registration and reporting

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

according to a recently published study, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) conducts audits of compliance with NIHR policies/requirements on clinical trial registration and reporting. However, the same study notes that the audit results are not made publicly available.

Background:
https://www.transparimed.org/single-post...

Questions:

1. How many audits of clinical trial registration and/or reporting has NIHR conducted since January 2012? Please state the total number of audits, plus the title and date of each audit report.

2. Please provide a copy of the latest audit report on clinical trial registration and/or reporting.

3. Please provide a copy of the full data set underlying the latest audit report on clinical trial registration and/or reporting, including line-by-line audit results for each clinical trial.

4. Please provide the date on which NIHR plans to complete its next audit report on clinical trial registration and/or reporting.

Yours faithfully,

Till Bruckner

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Dear Mr Bruckner,

Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1131687  ) 

Yours sincerely,

 Edward Franklyn 

Freedom of Information team
Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

thank you for the information, which I have summarized in this blog:
https://www.transparimed.org/single-post...

If the blog misrepresents your policies and practices, please get in touch and I will correct it asap.

Yours faithfully,

Till Bruckner