Immunology

The importance of using core outcome measures during therapeutic studies of eosinophilic esophagitis



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Key words

A clinical trial is only as good as its design, and an essential component of good study design is the selection of outcome measures that effectively address the trial question while advancing the field as a whole. Ideally, outcomes should be clinically relevant, easily interpretable, and sensitive to the effects of the study intervention.

Fundamentals of clinical trial design.