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Table 3 Search strategy. Monitoring performance of sites within multicentre randomised trials: a systematic review of performance metrics

From: Monitoring performance of sites within multicentre randomised trials: a systematic review of performance metrics

# Searches
1 Randomised. controlled trial
2 Clinical trial
3 Pragmatic trial
4 Controlled clinical trial
5 1 or 2 or 3 or 4
6 Performance indicator
7 Performance metric
8 Performance measure
9 Enrollment rate
10 Participant enrollment
11 Participant recruitment
12 Quality indicator
13 Quality measure
14 Performance management
15 Assessing site performance
16 Central monitoring
17 Clinical trial monitoring
18 Clinical trial reporting
19 Trial analytics
20 Trial management
21 Site performance
22 Study conduct
23 Trial site performance
24 Benchmarking performance
25 Clinical data management
26 Clinical trial data quality
27 Laboratory sample quality in clinical trials
28 Operational metrics
29 Operational performance
30 Performance evaluation
31 Performance monitoring
32 Performance score
33 Protocol deviations
34 Protocol violations
35 Quality management system
36 Recruitment index
37 Screening logs
38 Strategic project management
39 6 or 7 or 8 or 9 or 10 or 11 or 12 or 13 or 14 or 15 or 16 or 17 or 18 or 19 or 20 or 21 or 22 or 23 or 24 or 25 or 26 or 27 or 28 or 29 or 30 or 31 or 32 or 33 or 34 or 35 or 36 or 37 or 38
40 39 and 5
41 40 Not (animals/ not humans.sh.)
42 40
43 Limit 42 to English language