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Robust Sample Weighting to Facilitate Individualized Treatment Rule Learning for a Target Population

  title={Robust Sample Weighting to Facilitate Individualized Treatment Rule Learning for a Target Population},
  author={Rui Chen and Jared D. Huling and Guanhua Chen and Menggang Yu},
Learning individualized treatment rules (ITRs) is an important topic in precision medicine. Current literature mainly focuses on deriving ITRs from a single source population. We consider the observational data setting when the source population differs from a target population of interest. We assume subject covariates are available from both populations, but treatment and outcome data are only available from the source population. Although adjusting for differences between source and target… 

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