Sex based differences in trials: Sex can affect participation, engagement, and adherence in trials

Alison Avenell*, Clare Robertson, Fiona Stewart, Dwayne Boyers, Flora Douglas, Daryll Archibald, Edwin van Teijlingen, Pat Hoddinott, Charles Boachie

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We enjoyed Wallach and colleagues’ analysis of sex based subgroup differences in randomised controlled trials in the Cochrane Library. The authors found little evidence for clinically relevant sex-treatment interactions for outcomes.
Original languageEnglish
Article number6754
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 30 Dec 2016

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