A pragmatic randomised controlled trial of the cost-effectiveness and palliative therapies for patients with inoperable oesophageal cancer

J. Shenfine, Paul McNamee, N. Steen, J. Bond, S. Griffin

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Abstract

A randomised controlled trial (RCT) of the cost-effectiveness of palliative therapies in patients with inoperable oesophageal cancer was carried out.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-136
Number of pages135
JournalHealth Technology Assessment
Volume9
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2005

Keywords

  • QUALITY-OF-LIFE
  • EXPANDING METAL STENTS
  • ND-YAG LASER
  • HIGH-DOSE-RATE
  • ARGON PLASMA COAGULATION
  • SQUAMOUS-CELL CARCINOMA
  • TERM FOLLOW-UP
  • PROSPECTIVE MULTICENTER TRIAL
  • UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL-TRACT
  • GIANTURCO-Z-STENTS

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