Using patients as their own controls for cost evaluation of phase I clinical trials Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cancer Care Facilities
  • Clinical Trials, Phase I as Topic
  • Health Care Costs
  • Hospital Costs
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • Using patients as their own controls represents a new, efficient method for evaluating the cost of phase I trials, and it warrants further study. The results of our pilot study do not suggest that phase I trials always cost payers more than standard treatment.

publication date

  • December 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2004.06.118

PubMed ID

  • 15051779

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1308

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 22

number

  • 7