How do we stop data errors?

On my mind, due to some careful checking of results prior to submissions. Nothing substantive changed, but the numbers have to be right.

Data Errors in Results Section
JAMA. 2015;314(1):86 doi:10.1001/jama.2015.6076
Data Errors in Table 2
JAMA. 2015;314(1):86 doi:10.1001/jama.2015.6072
Data Errors in Table 3 and in Text
JAMA. 2015;314(1):86 doi:10.1001/jama.2015.6074
Incorrect Data in Table 4
JAMA. 2015;314(1):86 doi:10.1001/jama.2015.5464


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2 responses to “How do we stop data errors?

  1. Ben

    Sometimes there are substantive changes…

    JAMA. 2015;313(24):2497. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.6026

  2. And they don’t make it easy to see the values before and after correction!