RRI Publications

Journal Articles
Letters to Editors
Review Articles

Journal Articles

Anderson MS. "Collective Openness and Other Recommendations for the Promotion of Research Integrity."  Science and Engineering Ethics 2007, 13(4): 387-394.

Anderson MS, Martinson BC, DeVries R.  "Normative Dissonance in Science: Results from a National Survey of U.S. Scientsts."  Journal of Empirical Research in Human Research Ethics 2007, 2(4): 3-14.

Anderson MS, Ronning EA, DeVries R, Martinson BC.  "The Perverse Effects of Competition on Scientists' Work and Relationships."  Science and Engineering Ethics 2007, 13(4): 437-461.

Barrett KA, Funk CL, Macrina FL.  "Awareness of Publication Guidelines and the Responsible Conduct of Research."  Accountability in Research 2005, 12 (3): 193-206.

Boyd EA, Cho MK, Bero LA. "Financial Conflict-of-Interest Policies in Clinical Research: Issues for Clinical Investigators." Academic Medicine 2003, 78 (8): 769-74.

Boyd EA, Lipton S, Bero LA. "Implementation of Financial Disclosure Policies to Manage Conflicts of Interest." Health Affairs (Milwood) 2004, 23 (2): 206-14.

Broome, ME. “Collaboration: The Devil's in the Detail.” Nursing Outlook 2007, 55(1): 1-2.


Broome ME, Pryor E, Habermann B, Pulley L, Kincaid H.  "The Scientific Misconduct Questionnaire - Revised (SMQ-R): Validation and Psychometric Testing."  Accountability in Research 2005, 12 (4): 263-280.

Bulger RE, Heitman E.  "Expanding Responsible Conduct of Research Instruction across the University."  Academic Medicine 2007, 82(9): 876-878.

Deming N, Fryer-Edwards K, Dudzinski, D, Starks H, Culver J, Hopley E, Robins L, Burke, W. "Incorporating Principles and Practical Wisdom in Research Ethics Education: A Preliminary Study."  Academic Medicine 2007, 82 (1): 18-23.

DeVries R, Anderson MS, Martinson BC.  "Normal Misbehavior: Scientists Talk about the Ethics of Research."  Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 2006, 1 (1): 43-50.

Djulbegovic B. "Articulating and Responding to Uncertainties in Clinical Research." Journal of Medical Philosophy 2007, 32:79-98.

Djulbegovic B, Kumar A, Soares HP, Hozo I, Bepler G, Clarke M, Bennett CL. “New Cancer Treatment Successes Identified in Phase 3 Randomized Controlled Trials Conducted by the National Cancer Institute-Sponsored Cooperative Oncology Groups, 1955 to 2006.” Archives of Internal Medicine 2008, 168(6): 632-642.

Djulbegovic B, Cantor A, Clarke M. "The Importance of Preservation of the Ethical Principle of Equipoise in the Design of Clinical Trails: Impact of the Methodological Quality Domains on the Treatment Effect in Randomized Controlled Trials." Accountability in Research 2003, 10 (4): 301-15.

Errami M, Hick JM, Fisher W, Trusty D, Wren JD, Long TC, Garner HR. "Deja vu - A Study of Duplicate Citations in Medline." Bioinformatics Open Access, December l, 2007. 

Funk CL, Barrett KA, Macrina FL.  Authorship and Publication Practices: Evaluation of the Effect of Responsible Conduct of Research Instruction to Postdoctoral Trainees.  Accountability in Research 2007, 14: 269-305.

Gaddis B, Helton-Fauth W, Scott G, Shaffer A, Connelly S, Mumford M. "Development of Two Measures of Climate for Scientific Organizations." Accountability in Research 2003, 10 (4): 253-88.


Gardner W, Lidz CW. "Research Sponsorship, Financial Relationships, and the Process of Research in Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials."  Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 2006, l (2): 11-18.

Gardner W, Lidz CW, Hartwig KC. "Authors' Reports about Research Integrity Problems in Clinical Trials." Contemporary Clinical Trials 2005, 26 (2): 244-251.

Gorman DM, Conde E.  Conflict of Interest in the Evaluation and Dissemination of 'Model' School-Based Drug and Violence Prevention Programs.  Evaluation and Program Planning 2007, 30: 422-429.

Gorman DM, Conde E, Huber JC.  The Creation of Evidence in 'Evidence-Based' Drug Prevention: A Critique of the Strengthening Families Program Plus Skills Training Evaluation.  Drug and Alcohol Review 2007, 26: 585-593.

Heitman E, Olsen, CH, Anestidou L, Bulger RE. "New Graduate Students' Baseline Knowledge of the Responsible Conduct of Research."  Academic Medicine 2007, 82 (9): 838-845.

Heitman E, Bulger RE. "Assessing the Educational Literature in the Responsible Conduct of Research for Core Content." Accountability in Research 2005, 12 (3): 207-224.

Helton-Fauth, W, Gaddis B, Scott G, Mumford M, Devenport L, Connelly S, Brown R. "A New Approach to Assessing Ethical Conduct in Scientific Work." Accountability in Research 2003, 10 (4): 205-28.

Keith-Spiegel P, Koocher GP, Tabachnick B.  "What Scientists Want from Their Research Ethics Committees."  Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 2006, 1 (1): 67-82.

Keith-Spiegel P, Koocher GP. " The IRB Paradox: Could the Protectors Also Encourage Deceit?"  Ethics & Behavior 2005, 15 (4): 339-349.

Kligyte V, Marcy RT, Sevier ST, Godfrey ES, Mumford MD. “A Qualitative Approach to Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training Development: Identification of Metacognitive Strategies.” Science and Engineering Ethics 2007, 14(1): 3-31

Klitzman R, Exner T, Correale J, Kirshenbaum SB, Remien R, Ehrhardt AA, Lightfoot M, Catz SL, Weinhardt LS, Johnson MO, Morin SF, Rotheram-Borus MJ, Kelly JA, Charlebois E. “It's Not Just What You Say: Relationships of HIV Disclosure and Risk Reduction among MSM in the Post-HAART Era.” AIDS Care 2007, 19(6): 749-56.

Kumar A, Soares HP, Balducci L, Djulbegovic B. "Treatment Tolerance and Efficacy in Geriatric Oncology: A Systematic Review of Phase III Randomized Trials Conducted by 5 NCI-Sponsored Cooperative Trials."  Journal of Clinical Oncology 2007, 25: 1272-1276.

Kumar A, Soares H,. Wells R, Clarke M, Hozo I, Bleyer A, Reaman G, Chalmers I,  Djulbegovic, B. 2005.  "Are Experimental Treatments for Cancer in Children Superior to Established Treatments?  Observational Study of Randomised Controlled Trials by the Children's Oncology Group."  British Medical Journal, 2005, 331: 1295-1298.

Lee K, Boyd E, Holroyd-Leduc J, Bacchetti P, Bero, L. "Predictors of Publication:  Characteristics of Submitted Manuscripts Associated with Acceptance at Major Medical Journals."   Medical Journal of Australia 2006, 184: 621-626.

Lind RA, Lepper TS. “Sensitivity to Research Misconduct: A Conceptual Model.”, Medical Law 2007, 26(3): 585-98.

Lipton, S, Boyd EA, Bero LA. "Conflicts of Interest in Academic Research." Accountability in Research 2004, 11 (2): 83-102.

Louis KS, Holdsworth JM, Anderson MS, Campbell EG.  "Everyday Ethics in Research:  Translating Authorship Guidelines into Practice in the Bench Sciences." Journal of Higher Education 2008, 79 (1): 88-112.

Louis KS, Holdsworth JM, Anderson MS, Campbell EG.  "Becoming a Scientist: The Effects of Work-Group Size and Organizational Climate." Journal of Higher Education 2007, 78 (3): 311-336.

Macrina FL, Funk CL, Barrett K. "Effectiveness of Responsible Conduct of Research Instruction: Initial Findings." Journal of Research Administration 2004, 35 (2): 6-12.

Mcgee R, Almquist J, Keller JL, Jacobsen SJ.  Teaching and Learning Responsible Research Conduct: Influences of Prior Experiences on Acceptance of New Ideas.  Accountability in Research 2008, 15: 30-62.

Martinson BC, Anderson MS, Crain AL, DeVries R.  "Scientists' Perceptions of Organizational Justice and Self-Reported Misbehaviors." Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 2006, 1 (1): 51-66.

Mello MM, Joffe S. “Compact versus Contract-industry Sponsors' Obligations to Their Research Subjects.” New England Journal of Medicine 2007, 356(26): 2737-43.


Mello MM, Clarridge BR, Studdert DM. "Researchers' Views of the Acceptability of Restrictive Provisions in Clinical Trial Agreements with Industry Sponsors." Accountability in Research 2005, 12 (3): 163-191.

Mello MM, Clarridge BR, Studdert DM. "Academic Medical Centers' Standards for Clinical Trial Agreements with Industry." New England Journal of Medicine 2005, 352: 2202-10.

Mumford M, Davenport LD, Ryan PB, Connelly S, Murphy ST, Hill JH, Antes AL.“Validation of Ethical Decision Making Measures: Evidence for a New Set of Measures.” Ethics and Behavior 2006: 16(4):319-345.

Neale AV, Northrup J, Dailey R, Marks E, Abrams J. "Correction and Use of Biomedical Literature Affected by Scientific Misconduct." Science and Engineering Ethics, 2007; 13: 5-24.

Neale AV, Dailey RK, Abrams J.  Analysis of citations to biomedical articles affected by scientific misconduct. Science & Engineering Ethics, 2010, 16 (2): 251-261.

Pryor, E., Habermann, B., & Broome, M. "Scientific Misconduct from the Perspective of Research Coordinators: A National Survey." Journal of Medical Ethics  2007, 33, 365-9.


Soares HP, Daniels S, Kumar A, Clarke M, Scott C, Swann S, Djulbegovic, B. "Bad Reporting Does Not Mean Bad Methods for Randomised Trials: Observational Study of Randomised Controlled Trials Performed by the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group." British Medical Journal 2004, 328 (7430): 22-4.

Tereskerz PM, Moreno J. "Ten Steps to Developing a National Agenda to Address Financial Conflicts of  Interest in Industry Sponsored Clinical Research."   Accountability in Research 2005, 12 (2): 139-55.

Vogeli C, Yucel R, Bendavid E, Jones LM, Anderson MS, Louis KS, Campbell EG. "Data Withholding and the Next Generation of Scientists: Results of a National Survey." Academic Medicine 2006, 81: 128-136.

Wright MC, Taekman JM, Barber L, Hobbs G, Newman MF, Stafford-Smith M.  "The Use of High-fidelity Patient Simulation as an Evaluative Tool in the Development of Clinical Research Protocols and Procedures." Contemporary Clinical Trials 2005, 26 (6): 646-659.


Errami M, Garner H.  "A Tale of Two Citations."  Nature  2008, 451: 397-399. 

Martinson BC, Anderson MS, DeVries R. "Scientists Behaving Badly." Nature 2005, 435:737-38.

Letters to Editors

Djulbegovic B. "Well Informed Uncertainties About the Effects of Treatment: Paradox Exists in Dealing with Uncertainty." British Medical Journal. 2004, 328(7446): 1018.



Djulbegovic B, Soares H, Daniels S, Kumar A, Clark M. "Evaluation of New Treatments in Cancer: Are They Better Than Standard Treatments?" 11th Cochrane Colloquium 2003, p. 14.

Djulbegovic B, Kumar A, Soares H, et al. "A Relationship Between Ethics of Clinical Trials and Therapeutic Advances in Cancer." Proceedings of the American Society for Clinical Oncology 2005, 23:550.

Kumar A, Soares HP, Wells RJ, Khayat A, Clarke M, Hills RK, Bleyer A, Reaman G, Djulbegovic B. "Experimental Vs. Control Interventions in Cancer: Which Is Better? The Children's Oncology Group Experience." Proceedings of the American Society for Clinical Oncology 2004, 23:521.

Kumar A, Soares H, Serdarevic F, Hozo I, Buckener J, Wells RJ, Fiorica J, Swann S, Sargent D, Djulbegovic B. "How Many New Treatments Are "Breakthroughs"? Evaluation of Innovations in Cancer." Proceedings of the American Society for Clinical Oncology 2005, 23: 544s.

Min Y-I, Tonascia S, Meinert C. "Survey of Quality Assurance in Clinical Trials."  Clinical Trials 2004, 1:213-214.

Soares HP, Kuma Ar, Daniels SJ Sargent DJ, Buckener JC, Swann S, Smith, RE, A Khyat, RJ Wells, and B Djulbegovic. "Lack of Publication Bias in Randomized Clinical Trials Sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and Performed by Cooperative Oncology Groups." Proceedings of the American Society for Clinical Oncology 25 2004: 518.

Soares H, Kumar A, Serdarevic F, Cantor A, Clarke M, Hozo I, Djulbegovic B. Findings of Clinical Research Cannot be Predicted in Advance: An Empirical Study of Cancer Trials. 12th Cochrane Colloquium: Ottowa, 2004: October 2-6. 95.

Soares H, Kumar A, Serdarevic F, Fiorica J, Wells RJ, Swann S, Buckener J, Sargent D, Hozo I, Djulbegovic B. Equipoise Principle and NCI-Sponsored Clinical Trials: Are Investigators Truly Uncertain about Their Comparisons? Proceedings of the American Society for Clinical Oncology 2005, 23:540.

Review Articles

Liaschenko J, DeBruin DA. "The Role of Nurses in Ensuring the Responsible Conduct of Clinical Trials." Minnesota Medicine 2003, 86 (10): 35-36.

Soares HP, Kumar A, Daniels S, Swann S, Cantor A, Hozo I, Clark M, Serdarevic F, Gwede C, Trotti A, Djulbegovic B. "Evaluation of New Treatments in Radiation Oncology: Are They Better than Standard Treatments." Journal of the American Medical Association 2005, 293 (8):970-78.

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