Unit information prior for adaptive information borrowing from multiple historical datasets

  title={Unit information prior for adaptive information borrowing from multiple historical datasets},
  author={Huaqing Jin and Guosheng Yin},
  journal={Statistics in Medicine},
  pages={5657 - 5672}
In clinical trials, there often exist multiple historical studies for the same or related treatment investigated in the current trial. Incorporating historical data in the analysis of the current study is of great importance, as it can help to gain more information, improve efficiency, and provide a more comprehensive evaluation of treatment. Enlightened by the unit information prior (UIP) concept in the reference Bayesian test, we propose a new informative prior called UIP from an information… 
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