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Q-TWiST: One approach for measuring quality-adjust survival gains in cancer

Defining which cancer treatments are the “best” is not as easy as you think.  At first glance, treatments that produce the largest survival gains should be considered best.  Most cancer treatments come with serious side effects.  Thus, new treatments that better improve survival may also increase the risk of adverse events (although in some cases–like […]

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