Better outcomes for patients treated at hospitals that participate in clinical trials.

@article{Majumdar2008BetterOF,
  title={Better outcomes for patients treated at hospitals that participate in clinical trials.},
  author={Sumit Ranjan Majumdar and Matthew T. Roe and Eric D. Peterson and Anita Y. Chen and W. Brian Gibler and Paul Wayne Armstrong},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={168 6},
  pages={657-62}
}
BACKGROUND Barriers to institutions participating in clinical trials include concerns about harms and costs. However, we hypothesized that patients treated at hospitals participating in trials would have better outcomes than patients treated at nonparticipating hospitals. We tested this hypothesis in 494 CRUSADE (Can Rapid Risk Stratification of Unstable Angina Patients Suppress Adverse Outcomes With Early Implementation of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association… CONTINUE READING

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