Reporting and Guidelines in Propensity Score Analysis: A Systematic Review of Cancer and Cancer Surgical Studies.

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Background : Propensity score (PS) analysis is increasingly being used in observational studies, especially in some cancer studies where random assignment is not feasible. This systematic review evaluates the use and reporting quality of PS analysis in oncology studies. Methods : We searched PubMed to identify the use of PS methods in cancer studies (CS… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djw323

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@article{Yao2017ReportingAG, title={Reporting and Guidelines in Propensity Score Analysis: A Systematic Review of Cancer and Cancer Surgical Studies.}, author={Xiaoxin I Yao and Xiaofei Wang and Paul J. Speicher and E. Shelley Hwang and Perry Cheng and David H. Harpole and Mark F. Berry and Deborah Schrag and Herbert Pang}, journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute}, year={2017}, volume={109 8} }