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Running Successful Journal Club

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
nazila zarghi, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences Identifier:
First received: June 14, 2012
Last updated: July 11, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
Running successful journal club is of the important goals for postgraduate education.In this study, the effect of a 6-month interactive educational course on journal clubs of Mashhad Dental school was observed using a valid and reliable checklist(r=0.74). Data will be evaluated and compared using spss software by t-test.

Condition Intervention Phase
Educational Course
Other: Education
Other: Conventional
Phase 2
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Official Title: Effect of Education on Running Successful Journal Club

Further study details as provided by nazila zarghi, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • checklist mean score [ Time Frame: up to 6 months ]
    The outcome mesures will be completed up to 6 months

Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: November 2011
Study Completion Date: June 2012
Primary Completion Date: June 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Education
Departments passed 6-month interactive educational course
Other: Education
A 6-month interactive course on critical appraisal
No Intervention: No Education
Departments not passed 6-month interactive educational course
Other: Conventional
Conventional method/no intervention


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Faculty members of Dental School,Postgraduate departments

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Faculty members of other schools,Undergraduate departments
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Responsible Party: nazila zarghi, principal investigator, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences Identifier: NCT01621282     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Education
Study First Received: June 14, 2012
Last Updated: July 11, 2012

Keywords provided by nazila zarghi, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences:
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