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Contributors Both authors contributed equally.
Competing interests None declared.
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Author note EJW is the Editor in Chief of EMJ and RB is the Deputy Editor.
Addendum We recognize that the abstracts of some RCTs we have accepted since initial publication of this editorial were not fully compliant with the consort extension. However, as this was our oversight, we did not ask those papers to be corrected. EW
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