Critical appraisal:Burdett SS, Stewart LA, Rydzewska L 2007

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Article being appraised

Burdett SS, Stewart LA, Rydzewska L. Chemotherapy and surgery versus surgery alone in non-small cell lung cancer. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2007 Jul 18;(3):CD006157 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17636828.


Applicable clinical question

Key Facts

Study Design

systematic review — Randomised only

Number of Patients:

Not applicable



Evidence ratings

Level of evidence

I

Risk of bias
Low risk of bias Comments: Cochrane Review


Size of effect
1 Reason for decision: Survival benefit
Relevance of evidence
1 Additional comments: Survival benefit in stage I
Result of appraisal

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Completed by

Associate Professor Christos Karapetis


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Article
Burdett SS, Stewart LA, Rydzewska L. Chemotherapy and surgery versus surgery alone in non-small cell lung cancer. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2007 Jul 18;(3):CD006157 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17636828.
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User:Chris.karapetis
Topic area
Guidelines:Lung cancer/Treatment/Non-small-cell stage I operable
Clinical question
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