Age-based exclusions from cardiovascular clinical trials: implications for elderly individuals (and for all of us): comment on "the persistent exclusion of older patients from ongoing clinical trials regarding heart failure"

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Department of Quantitative Health Sciences; Meyers Primary Care Institute; Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine

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Response or Comment


Clinical Trials as Topic; Patient Selection; Aged; Age Factors; Cardiovascular Diseases


Biostatistics | Epidemiology | Health Services Research

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Citation: Arch Intern Med. 2011 Mar 28;171(6):557-8. Link to article on publisher's site

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Archives of internal medicine