Critical appraisal:Solaymani-Dodaran M, Logan RF, West J, Card T, Coupland C 2004

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Solaymani-Dodaran M, Logan RF, West J, Card T, Coupland C. Risk of oesophageal cancer in Barrett's oesophagus and gastro-oesophageal reflux. Gut 2004 Aug;53(8):1070-4 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15247170.


Applicable clinical question

Key Facts

Study Design

prevalence and incidence study

Number of Patients:

1677



Evidence ratings

Risk of bias
Moderate risk of bias Comments: Please replace this text and include any additional comments in regards to your quality rating

Risk of bias assessment: prevalence and incidence study

Source population of patients
Selected group (multiple institutions)
Subject (sample) selection
Selected group (debateable whether group is representative e.g. consecutive sample but extensive exclusion criteria)
Measurement of condition
Objective and reliable (based on registry or other equivalent source)
Follow-up complete and all patients included in the analysis?
Yes (follow-up >95%)
Result of appraisal

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Comments

A total of 1677 patients with BO with more than 2600 person years at risk, 13 developed oesophageal cancer.

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Ms Qingwei Luo


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Article
Solaymani-Dodaran M, Logan RF, West J, Card T, Coupland C. Risk of oesophageal cancer in Barrett's oesophagus and gastro-oesophageal reflux. Gut 2004 Aug;53(8):1070-4 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15247170.
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