Evidence-based oncology project Journal Article


Authors: Brooks, A. D.; Sulimanoff, I.
Article Title: Evidence-based oncology project
Abstract: This article gives a brief overview of what can be gained from randomized clinical trials and the problems that are faced when examining the results of these trials. It also discusses the two essential elements driving the evidence-based oncology project, the first being the growth of MEDLINE and similar databases of medical publications, and the second being the concept of levels of evidence and quality.
Keywords: review; prospective studies; evidence based medicine; evidence-based medicine; quality control; data base; publication; cancer research; medical information; clinical study; randomized controlled trials; medical oncology; databases, factual; information science; meta-analysis; humans
Journal Title: Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America
Volume: 11
Issue: 1
ISSN: 1055-3207
Publisher: Elsevier Inc.  
Date Published: 2002-01-01
Start Page: 3
End Page: 10
Language: English
DOI: 10.1016/s1055-3207(03)00072-3
PUBMED: 11928801
PROVIDER: scopus
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Notes: Export Date: 14 November 2014 -- Source: Scopus
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