Prior notification of trial participants by newsletter increased response rates: a randomized controlled trial

Natasha Mitchell, Catherine E Hewitt, Elizabeth Lenaghan, Eleanor Platt, Lee Shepstone, David J Torgerson, SCOOP Study Team

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To assess the effectiveness of prenotification using a newsletter to increase questionnaire response rates within a randomized controlled trial (RCT).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1348-52
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Clinical Epidemiology
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2012


  • Communication
  • Data Collection
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Mass Screening
  • Middle Aged
  • Osteoporosis
  • Questionnaires
  • Reminder Systems

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