The randomized fast-track trial in palliative care: role, utility and ethics in the evaluation of interventions in palliative care?

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BACKGROUND Randomized trials are the gold standard method for evaluating treatments and services in health care. However, they are often difficult to complete in palliative care, and suffer from poor recruitment. AIM To introduce the randomized fast-track trial and its potential use in palliative care. METHOD The randomized fast-track trial is a form of… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0269216311421835

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@article{Higginson2011TheRF, title={The randomized fast-track trial in palliative care: role, utility and ethics in the evaluation of interventions in palliative care?}, author={Irene Higginson and Sara L Booth}, journal={Palliative medicine}, year={2011}, volume={25 8}, pages={741-7} }