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Treatment success in cancer: new cancer treatment successes identified in phase 3 randomized controlled trials conducted by the National Cancer Institute-sponsored cooperative oncology groups, 1955 to 2006.

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BACKGROUND: The evaluation of research output, such as estimation of the proportion of treatment successes, is of ethical, scientific, and public importance but has rarely been evaluated systematically. We assessed how often experimental cancer treatments that undergo testing in randomized clinical trials (RCTs) result in discovery of successful new interventions. METHODS: We extracted data from all completed (published and unpublished) phase 3 RCTs conducted by the National Cancer Institute ...

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10.1001/archinte.168.6.632

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Journal:
Archives of internal medicine More from this journal
Volume:
168
Issue:
6
Pages:
632-642
Publication date:
2008-03-01
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EISSN:
1538-3679
ISSN:
0003-9926
Language:
English
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pubs:79306
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uuid:cf1f113f-b286-4a59-af52-f6e9429f82f9
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pubs:79306
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79306
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2012-12-19

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