Table 6.2Studies included in the evidence statements

Route of administrationStudy type
74RCT
141RCT, cross-over
141RCT
166RCT
174RCT, cross-over
211RCT
329RCT
Frequency of administrationStudy type
111RCT
185RCT
240RCT
Patient populationStudy type
87Non-randomised study
167Cohort study
241Cohort study
HypertensionStudy type
225Prospective longitudinal study
Patient preferenceStudy type
108Prospective cross-sectional cross-over study

From: 6, Assessment and optimisation of erythropoiesis

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