RSS Highlands Local Group: Estimands in randomised trials: rethinking common wisdoms

Date: Thursday 30 September 2021, 3.30PM - 4.30PM
Location: Online
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The interpretation of estimated treatment effects in randomised trials is often unclear or opaque. Estimands are a way to solve this issue, through a precise specification of what the treatment effect represents. In this talk, Brennan will discuss how estimands can be used to ensure trials are addressing clinically relevant questions, and how they sometimes make us rethink conventional wisdom around which statistical methods are appropriate.
Brennan Kahan, MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL
RSS Highlands Local Group
Contact: David McLernon, Secretary,
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