The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
In Brief: Non-Inferiority Trials
January 10, 2011 (Issue: 1355)Several Medical Letter readers have asked about the meaning of non-inferiority trials. A non-inferiority trial is a comparison with an active control to determine whether the difference in response between the new drug and the active control is small...more
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