Can decision analysis adequately represent clinical problems?

  • Jenna Dolan
  • Published 1990 in Journal of clinical epidemiology


A major weakness of medical decision analysis has been the inability of the commonly used single attribute utility models to adequately represent clinical decision making situations. To illustrate this problem, I reanalyzed a well known decision analysis that is widely interpreted as proof that two decision alternatives are equivalent in all clinically… (More)


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@article{Dolan1990CanDA, title={Can decision analysis adequately represent clinical problems?}, author={Jenna Dolan}, journal={Journal of clinical epidemiology}, year={1990}, volume={43 3}, pages={277-84} }