The "number needed to treat" turns 20--and continues to be used and misused

CMAJ. 2008 Sep 9;179(6):549-53. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.080484.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Clinical Trials as Topic / methods*
  • Confidence Intervals
  • Data Interpretation, Statistical
  • Humans
  • Risk Assessment
  • Sample Size*