Latest Randomization Stories

2010-07-12 12:55:32

A Johns Hopkins review of nearly 150 randomized controlled trials on children — all published in well-regarded medical journals — reveals that 40 to 60 percent of the studies either failed to take steps to minimize risk for bias or to at least properly describe those measures.

2010-03-24 15:30:00

CLEVELAND, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DATATRAK International, Inc.

2010-01-15 14:48:56

A randomized biomarker-stratified design, which uses the biomarker to guide analysis but not treatment assignment, provides a rigorous assessment of the utility of a potential biomarker for guiding therapy.

2009-07-08 07:19:04

Published clinical trials impact health care providers, consumers and policy-makers. New research shows many Chinese trials published as credible may not be fully accurate.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.