Critical appraisal:Rossi CR, Mozzillo N, Maurichi A, Pasquali S, Quaglino P, Borgognoni L, et al 2014 2

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Selected group (e.g. multi-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
Moderate risk of bias Additional comments: Please replace this text and include any additional comments in regards to your quality rating


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Article
Rossi CR, Mozzillo N, Maurichi A, Pasquali S, Quaglino P, Borgognoni L, et al. The number of excised lymph nodes is associated with survival of melanoma patients with lymph node metastasis. Ann Oncol 2014 Jan;25(1):240-6 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24356635.
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