Optimal treatment assignment to maximize expected outcome with multiple treatments.

@article{Lou2018OptimalTA,
  title={Optimal treatment assignment to maximize expected outcome with multiple treatments.},
  author={Zhilan Lou and Jun Shao and Menggang Yu},
  journal={Biometrics},
  year={2018},
  volume={74 2},
  pages={
          506-516
        }
}
When there is substantial heterogeneity of treatment effectiveness, it is crucial to identify individualized treatment assignment rules for comparative treatment selection. Traditional approaches directly model clinical outcome and define optimal treatment rule according to the interactions between treatment and covariates. This approach relies on the… CONTINUE READING