University of Western Australia: Bias Minimisation, were the right patients included?

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Short Description:

University of Western Australia’s explanation of the importance of involving the right people in treatment comparisons.

Key Concepts addressed:


Bias minimisation; Patient selection and distribution between arms

  • Were the right patients included in the trial?
  • Were all patients treated identically other than for the intervention in both arms?
  • Patient groups are balanced for important prognostic factors

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