In patients with a particular disease or health condition, stratified medicine seeks to identify thosewho will have the most clinical benefit or least harm from a specific treatment. In this article, thefourth in the PROGRESS series, the authors discuss why prognosis research should form acornerstone of stratified medicine, especially in regard to the identification of factors that predictindividual treatment response

dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e5793, hdl.handle.net/1765/64182
BMJ (Online)
Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management (ESHPM)

Hingorani, A, van der Windt, D.A.W.M, Riley, R.D, Abrams, D, Moons, K.G.M, Steyerberg, E.W, … Timmis, A. (2013). Prognosis research strategy (PROGRESS) 4: Stratified medicine research. BMJ (Online), 346. doi:10.1136/bmj.e5793