When enough is enough

How to determine when the evidence for the effectiveness of a treatment is sufficient?

Alessio Bricca (Corresponding Author), Hans Lund, Ewa M. Roos, Carsten B. Juhl

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Abstract

The over-replication of trials is unethical, expensive and potentially harmful to patients.
The concept of replication in research is widely accepted in most disciplines1; however, there is no consensus about when the evidence is sufficient to confidently state that a treatment works.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1253-1256
Number of pages4
JournalOsteoarthritis and Cartilage
Volume27
Issue number9
Early online date15 Jun 2019
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2019

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  • Rheumatology
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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When enough is enough : How to determine when the evidence for the effectiveness of a treatment is sufficient? / Bricca, Alessio (Corresponding Author); Lund, Hans; Roos, Ewa M.; Juhl, Carsten B.

In: Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, Vol. 27, No. 9, 09.2019, p. 1253-1256.

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Bricca, Alessio ; Lund, Hans ; Roos, Ewa M. ; Juhl, Carsten B. / When enough is enough : How to determine when the evidence for the effectiveness of a treatment is sufficient?. In: Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. 2019 ; Vol. 27, No. 9. pp. 1253-1256.
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