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Reproducible and replicable pain research: a critical review

PAIN Journal recently published an article that addresses the accusation that “a substantial amount” of scientific publications are biased, distorted, and non-reproducible. This article examines examples from pain science and related research to explore issues of non-replicability, and gives an overview of potential solutions.

The full article is available online at https://journals.lww.com/pain/Fulltext/2018/09000/Reproducible_and_replicable_pain_research___a.5.aspx