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"Rules" of evidence in assessing the efficacy and effectiveness of treatments.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  14561567     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A brief review of the "rules" of evidence in assessing the efficacy and effectiveness of treatments leads to a discussion of what the future might hold in the development of the rules of randomized clinical trials (RCTs) in order to enhance the impact of such studies. The primary requisite for enhancing the impact of studies appears to be discussions and interactions among researchers, clinicians, policy makers, and patient advocates, on the one hand, and among the basic scientists and clinical researchers, on the other.
Helena Chmura Kraemer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Developmental neuropsychology     Volume:  24     ISSN:  8756-5641     ISO Abbreviation:  Dev Neuropsychol     Publication Date:  2003  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-10-16     Completed Date:  2003-12-17     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8702038     Medline TA:  Dev Neuropsychol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  705-18     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Clinical Protocols / standards
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)*
Practice Guidelines as Topic*
Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic / standards
Sensitivity and Specificity
Treatment Outcome*

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