double blind

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a test procedure in which the identity of those receiving the intervention is concealed from both the administrators and the subjects until after the test is completed

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In both 45[degrees] and 90[degrees] configurations, the black blind experiments exhibit lower cooling energy than those using white blinds.
In the double- blind experiment, telephone users in quiet, acoustically isolated rooms were unable to distinguish between a NETRIX 8K voice compression circuit and a circuit provided by the local PSTN (Public Switched Telephone Network) in Boulder County, Colorado.
We hope and want to believe that randomized, placebo-controlled, double blind experiments eliminate bias and give us a firm basis for evidenced-based medicine, but the experts suggest research can be, and often is, perverted.