An evaluation of the quality of therapeutic studies in perinatal medicine

J. E. Tyson, J. A. Furzan, J. S. Reisch, S. G. Mize

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Treatment methods recommended in respected medical journals may be incorporated rapidly into clinical practice. Adequate evaluation of these methods prior to their recommendation is needed to avoid widespread use of ineffective or hazardous treatment methods, especially if high-risk patients are involved. We conducted a survey to assess the design and performance of published studies of perinatal treatment methods.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)99-102
Number of pages4
JournalObstetrics and gynecology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jul 1983


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  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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