The Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials (CONSORT) Statement, first published in 1996,12 ,13 and revised in 200114 and 2010,15 is a set of standards for publication of results of RCTS in medical journals. They are for the article itself and the article abstract.15 The CONSORT statement includes details of the number of eligible patients; number of patients randomised; number of recruiting centres and recruitment time period (start and finish time of recruitment). A review of publicly funded RCTs was carried…