Perspectives in Clinical Research

STATISTICS
Year
: 2022  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 54--57

Non-inferiority trials


Priya Ranganathan1, CS Pramesh2, Rakesh Aggarwal3 
1 Department of Anaesthesiology, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Division of Thoracic Surgery, Tata Memorial Hospital, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3 Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Priya Ranganathan
Department of Anaesthesiology, Tata Memorial Centre, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Parel, Mumbai - 400 012, Maharashtra
India

Studies sometimes aim to show that a new intervention is not substantially worse than the existing standard of care while offering some benefits, for example, lower cost, decreased toxicity, or easier administration. Such studies are called non-inferiority (NI) trials. In this article, we look at some aspects of NI trials.


How to cite this article:
Ranganathan P, Pramesh C S, Aggarwal R. Non-inferiority trials.Perspect Clin Res 2022;13:54-57


How to cite this URL:
Ranganathan P, Pramesh C S, Aggarwal R. Non-inferiority trials. Perspect Clin Res [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 May 21 ];13:54-57
Available from: https://www.picronline.org/article.asp?issn=2229-3485;year=2022;volume=13;issue=1;spage=54;epage=57;aulast=Ranganathan;type=0