TACIT is currently under development by a working group of clinical research methodologists, content experts, trialists, medical journal editors and researchers with industry experience. TACIT is developed under the auspices of the Cochrane Bias Methods Group.
TACIT development is informed by TACIT research projects and a preliminary version of the tool is planned to be released in autumn 2022 (see below for additional details).
The TACIT website will feature updates about TACIT development and relevant publications.
TACIT Steering group members
TACIT Working group members
TACIT development history and expected timeline
TACIT Steering Group established
TACIT Working Group established
Framework document drafted
Final framework document approved
Protocol for TACIT1 research project developed
Protocol for TACIT2 research project developed
Pilottesting of preliminary version of TACIT
Prototype version of TACIT developed
Revision of TACIT
Protocol for TACIT3 research project developed
Winter 2021 to Summer 2022
User testing of TACIT prototype (TACIT4 research project)
Revision of TACIT based on user testing
Release of TACIT 1.0 for public comments
Release of final version of TACIT