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Numbers Needed To Treat MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Numbers Needed To Treat
Tree Number(s)
E05.581.500.902.500
Unique ID
D061366
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D061366
Scope Note
Number of patients who need to be treated in order to prevent one additional bad outcome. It is the inverse of Absolute Risk Reduction.
Entry Term(s)
Absolute Risk Reduction
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/06/24
Revision Date
2015/06/23
Numbers Needed To Treat Preferred
Absolute Risk Reduction Related
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