Patient preferences for first-line oral treatment for mild-to-moderate ulcerative colitis: a discrete-choice experiment

Background: Patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) frequently require long-term therapy to prevent relapse. Treatments such as 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA [mesalazine]) are efficacious and well tolerated, but adherence to treatment is often poor.

Eliciting patient preferences for hormonal therapy options in the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer

Treatment choices for metastatic prostate cancer are complex and can involve men balancing survival versus quality of life. The present study aims to elicit patient preferences with respect to the attributes of treatments for metastatic prostate cancer through a discrete choice experiment (DCE) questionnaire. ….