TITLE

Meta-analyses in Cancer Clinical Trials: Principles and Pitfalls

AUTHOR(S)
Benson, J. R.; Saeb-Parsy, K.
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
World Journal of Surgery;Jul2006, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p1177
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the incorporation of meta-analyses in research strategy and clinical trials for the effective treatment of cancer and other diseases. Meta-analyses aid in revealing significant therapeutic effects through analysis and combination of several trials and research but on the other hand is still less reliable than single large trials due to its subjection to bias.
ACCESSION #
21553381

 

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