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Table 1 Reasons for Study Exclusion (N = 96 excluded) from Full Manuscript Review

From: The orthopaedic trauma literature: an evaluation of statistically significant findings in orthopaedic trauma randomized trials

Reason for Exclusion Number
I. Reasons for Study Exclusion (N = 171 excluded) from Title Review
   Medical Interventions 50
   Anesthesia Papers 46
   OMFS/ENT/Ophthalmology/Dental 22
   Rehabilitation Paper 13
   DVT Papers 6
   Antibiotic Papers 6
   Nutrition Papers 4
   Miscellaneous 34
II. Reasons for Study Exclusion (N = 92 excluded) from Full Manuscript Review
   No data available 36
   Non-English Journal 24
   Insufficient Data to Calculate Effect Sizes 16
   Journal Unobtainable 6
   Not Statistically Significant Data 4
   Medical Interventions 2
   Non trauma Spine 1
   Non trauma Sports 1
   Rehabilitation Paper 1
   Retrospective Paper 1