Claims of equivalence in randomized controlled trials of the treatment of bacterial meningitis in children.

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate claims of therapeutic equivalence in studies of the treatment of bacterial meningitis in children. METHODS We performed a systematic review of randomized controlled trials of antimicrobial therapy for bacterial meningitis in children indexed in MEDLINE and published after 1980 and that claimed equivalency. The sample size of each… (More)

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@article{Krysan2002ClaimsOE, title={Claims of equivalence in randomized controlled trials of the treatment of bacterial meningitis in children.}, author={Damian J Krysan and Alex R Kemper}, journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal}, year={2002}, volume={21 8}, pages={753-8} }