Pragmatic randomised trials using routine electronic health records: putting them to the test

van Staa, Tjeerd-Pieter, Goldacre, Ben, Gulliford, Martin, Cassell, Jackie, Pirmohamed, Munir, Taweel, Adel, Dalaney, Brendan and Smeeth, Liam (2012) Pragmatic randomised trials using routine electronic health records: putting them to the test. British Medical Journal (BMJ), 344. e55. ISSN 0959-8138

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Abstract

What to prescribe for a patient in general practice when the choice of treatments has a limited evidence base? Tjeerd-Pieter van Staa and colleagues argue that using electronic health records to enter patients into randomised trials of treatments in real time could provide the answer.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Online First Article
Schools and Departments: Brighton and Sussex Medical School > Primary Care and Public Health
Subjects: R Medicine
Depositing User: Jessica Stockdale
Date Deposited: 16 Aug 2012 08:22
Last Modified: 08 Mar 2017 06:02
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/40394

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