Meta-analyses in Cancer Clinical Trials: Principles and Pitfalls

Benson, J. R.; Saeb-Parsy, K.
July 2006
World Journal of Surgery;Jul2006, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p1177
Academic Journal
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.


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