Number needed to treat: easily understood and intuitively meaningful? Theoretical considerations and a randomized trial

Kristiansen, IS, Gyrd-Hansen, D, Nexoe, J and Nielsen, JB (2002) Number needed to treat: easily understood and intuitively meaningful? Theoretical considerations and a randomized trial. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 55 9: 888-892. doi:10.1016/S0895-4356(02)00432-8


Author Kristiansen, IS
Gyrd-Hansen, D
Nexoe, J
Nielsen, JB
Title Number needed to treat: easily understood and intuitively meaningful? Theoretical considerations and a randomized trial
Journal name Journal of Clinical Epidemiology   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0895-4356
Publication date 2002-09
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/S0895-4356(02)00432-8
Volume 55
Issue 9
Start page 888
End page 892
Total pages 5
Language eng
Keyword number needed to treat
Nnt
risk communication
chronic diseases
randomized controlled trial
evidence based medicine
Systematic Reviews
Disease
Therapy
Risk
Physicians
Management
Prescribe
Decisions
Benefits
Efficacy
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

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