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20 March 2017
Meta-analysis is often the only way to reliably detect whether treatment benefit differs between groups of participants. When testing for participant-level interactions in meta-analysis, using a deft approach to analysis and presentation is preferable, according to a recent paper published in the BMJ’s Research Methods and Reporting section.
14 March 2017
Results from two of the comparisons of the STAMPEDE trial, adding the drug celecoxib (with or without zoledronic acid) to long-term hormone therapy for men with prostate cancer, were published yesterday in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
13 March 2017
The results of the largest ever prison-based individually randomised trial have been published in the journal Addiction. The N-ALIVE trial results show that large-scale trials of public health interventions are feasible within prisons.
07 March 2017
Treating a blistering skin condition called pemphigoid with antibiotics is a safer long-term solution than steroids. The results of the BLISTER study were published in the Lancet this week.
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