Druglink article 2013 – The evidence debate by Tim Leighton and Ed Day

The Cochrane Collaboration, now twenty years old, conducts systematic reviews of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) of health-care interventions. But how relevant is the RCT to the addictions field? RCT is on trial here with Tim Leighton and Ed Day.

The evidence debate (PDF)

Additional keywords: Research / treatment outcomes / counselling / treatment effectiveness / motivational interviewing / CBT