Authors: Shenfine J, McNamee P, Steen N, Bond J, Griffin SM
Title: A randomized controlled clinical trial of palliative therapies for patients with inoperable esophageal cancer
Source: The American Journal of Gastroenterology 2009 104(7): 1674-1685
Year: 2009
Research Design: Randomised Controlled Trial
Rating Score: 07/10
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Eligibility specified - Yes
Random allocation - Yes
Concealed allocation - Yes
Baseline comparability - Yes
Blind subjects - No
Blind therapists - No
Blind assessors - No
Adequate follow-up - Yes
Intention-to-treat analysis - Yes
Between-group comparisons - Yes
Point estimates and variability - Yes

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