Critical appraisal:Cognetta AB, Howard BM, Heaton HP, Stoddard ER, Hong HG, Green WH 2012

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Risk of bias assessment: case series

Subject selection:
Highly selected or not described (e.g. single-institution study)
Were the outcome measures blind to pre/post-intervention?
No, but objective measures used
Follow-up complete and all patients included in the analysis?
Yes (follow-up >95%)
Overall risk of bias
High risk of bias Additional comments:


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Article
Cognetta AB, Howard BM, Heaton HP, Stoddard ER, Hong HG, Green WH. Superficial x-ray in the treatment of basal and squamous cell carcinomas: a viable option in select patients. J Am Acad Dermatol 2012 Dec;67(6):1235-41 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22818756.
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User:Albert.chetcuti
Topic area
Guidelines:Keratinocyte carcinoma
Clinical question
Form
Form:Quality appraisal cs
Outcomes
Cumulative recurrence rates at 2 years and 5 years

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