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Canadian Respiratory Journal
Volume 7, Issue 4, Pages 329-332
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2000/853215
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Equipoise and the Ethics of the Canadian Lung Volume Reduction Surgery Trial study: Should There Be a Randomized, Controlled Trial to Evaluate Lung Volume Reduction Surgery?

John D Miller,1 Michael D Coughlin,2 Lori Edey,3 Patricia Miller,4 and Yasmin Sivji5

1Division of Thoracic Surgery, St Joseph’s Hospital, McMaster University, Canada
2Hospital Ethics Service, St Joseph’s Hospital, Canada
3Pastoral Education, McMaster University, Canada
4Physiotherapy, McMaster University, Canada
5Canadian Lung Volume Reduction Surgery National Trial Coordinator, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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John D Miller, Michael D Coughlin, Lori Edey, Patricia Miller, and Yasmin Sivji, “Equipoise and the Ethics of the Canadian Lung Volume Reduction Surgery Trial study: Should There Be a Randomized, Controlled Trial to Evaluate Lung Volume Reduction Surgery?,” Canadian Respiratory Journal, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 329-332, 2000. https://doi.org/10.1155/2000/853215.