Template for Clinical Trial Protocol
Contains an R Markdown template for a clinical trial
protocol adhering to the SPIRIT statement. The SPIRIT (Standard Protocol
Items for Interventional Trials) statement outlines recommendations for a
minimum set of elements to be addressed in a clinical trial protocol.
Also contains functions to create a xml document from the template and
upload it to clinicaltrials.gov<https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/> for
This package contains an Rmarkdown template for a clinical trial protocol adhering to the SPIRIT checklist. This package was inspired by the Spirit Electronic Protocol Tool & Resource SEPTRE software program.
Contained within the template is a section for each of the elements that should be adressed in a clinical trial protocol. Links to the SPIRIT statement guidance about what should be addressed in each element are provided.
Functions in this package provide the functionality to upload information from the protocol developed in your Rmardown file to a new record in the clinicaltrials.gov registry.
Installing the package
Enter the following in your console for installation (uncomment the first line if devtools is not already installed):
# install.packages("devtools") devtools::install_github("awconway/spiritR")
Once installed, the template will be available within the RStudio IDE by selecing 'New File' > 'R Markdown' > 'From Template'.
Functions in spiritR
|upload_ctxml||Upload an xml object to the clinicaltrials.gov registry|
|print_ctxml||Print xml document created using spiritR|
|spiritR-package||spiritR: Template for Clinical Trial Protocol|
|add_functions||Add arms, interventions and outcomes to an existing xml document for upload to clinicaltrials.gov|
|create_ctxml||Creates xml document for upload to clinicaltrials.gov|
Vignettes of spiritR
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|License||MIT + file LICENSE|
|Packaged||2019-08-09 18:10:55 UTC; aaronconway|
|Date/Publication||2019-08-10 09:30:07 UTC|
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