Day: October 31, 2019

Strengthening the evidence: A call for preregistration of observational study outcomes.

In this position piece for Multiple Sclerosis Journal, Dr. Leavitt argues that in order to raise the level of priority given to observational data, we must institute a new system of preregistering outcomes. Mult Scler. Oct 31, 2019. Author: Leavitt VM.

eSupport: A feasibility RCT of internet-based support group participation to reduce loneliness in persons with multiple sclerosis.

Detailing the first clinical trial of eSupport, Dr. Leavitt and team write in Multiple Sclerosis Journal, where they demonstrate the initial efficacy and supporting evidence for eSupport groups. Mult Scler. Oct 31, 2019 Authors: Leavitt VM, CS Riley, PL DeJager, S Bloom.