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Table 1 MAUT risk-benefit evaluation

From: The risk-benefit task of research ethics committees: An evaluation of current approaches and the need to incorporate decision studies methods

  Input 1:
Grave adverse effects
Input 2:
Trigger secondary psychological problems
Input 3:
Suicidal ideation
Input 4:
Safety with younger patients
Input 5:
Dosage
Input 6:
Administration…
TOTAL UTILITY
Study drug 50 40 90 50 100 100 50 (1) + 40 (1) + 90 (.9) + 50 (.5) + 100 (.4) + 100 (.4) + …
Standard drug 70 80 40 100 100 50 70 (1) + 80 (1) + 40 (.9) + 100 (.5) + 50 (.4) + …
WEIGHT 1.0 1.0 .9 .5 .4 .4