Authors: Power C, Byrne PJ, Lim K, Ravi N, Moore J, Fitzgerald T, Keeling PWN, Reynolds JV
Title: Superiority of anti-reflux stent compared with conventional stents in the palliative management of patients with cancer of the lower esophagus and esophago-gastric junction: Results of a randomized clinical trial
Source: Diseases of the Esophagus 2007 20(6): 466-470
Year: 2007
Research Design: Randomised Controlled Trial
Rating Score: 07/10
This rating is confirmed
Eligibility specified - N
Random allocation - Y
Concealed allocation - Y
Baseline comparability - N
Blind subjects - Y
Blind therapists - N
Blind assessors - Y
Adequate follow-up - Y
Intention-to-treat analysis - N
Between-group comparisons - Y
Point estimates and variability - Y

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