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Table 1 The number of abstracts included in the analysis from both periods

From: Reporting of critical care trial abstracts: a comparison before and after the announcement of CONSORT guideline for abstracts

Journal Pre-CONSORT Post-CONSORT Total
AJRCCM 64 (35%) 45 (27%) 109 (31%)
CCM 66 (36%) 52 (31%) 118 (34%)
ICM 33 (18%) 34 (20%) 67 (19%)
CC 22 (12%) 35 (21%) 57 (16%)
Total 185 (100%) 166 (100%) 351 (100%)
  1. Abbreviations: AJRCCM American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, CC Critical Care, CCM Critical Care Medicine, CONSORT Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials, ICM Intensive Care Medicine