clinical trial design and inclusion of hospital parameters were strengths of the study, Dr.
Nor, in spite of its being a randomized
controlled trial, did the authors make any new clinical recommendations for the people who paid for their study: the citizens of the US.
He and his colleagues searched several major databases to identify randomized
trials of lipid-lowering therapies that also contained an analysis of patient outcomes after the randomized
portion of the trials had ended and an open-label phase had begun.
In the second study, following parenteral therapy, 15 infants with skin-eye-mouth (SEM) HSV disease were randomized
to the same dosage of oral acyclovir; 14 to placebo.
(2) The other study, a randomized
trial, found a higher viral load failure rate and a higher side effects rate with Epzicom than with Truvada among people starting their first antiretroviral combination with a viral load above 100,000 copies.
The differences at baseline between the placebo and rintatolimod randomized
treatment groups (rintatolimod - placebo) was -6.4, -3.0, and -4.2 for QT, Bazett's, and Fridericia, respectively.
In their study, Sinha et al analyzed 42 randomized
, controlled trials (RCTs), calculating their Jadad scores.
Patients were randomized
to one of three groups: local anaesthetic, local anaesthetic plus hypnosis, and local anaesthetic plus attention.
This handbook for randomized
clinical trials offers students, researchers and clinical investigators a concise yet comprehensive reference for design, implementation and interpretation of statistical data.
trials are an excellent research design with major advantages.
Design: A matched-pair study design involving, respectively, one randomized
and one non-randomized controlled prospective cohort study on female patients with myomas, endometrioses and cervix dysplasia.
The "gold standard" of evidence in this model is the randomized
Subjects were then randomized
in a double-blind fashion to receive either the sulfonylurea plus placebo (n = 12) or the sulfonylurea plus 1000 micrograms Cr as CrPic (n = 17) for six months.
, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled study of Glypromate(R) in Patients undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
Researchers at Duke University published the findings of a randomized
controlled comparison of two very different techniques to reduce post-operative nausea and vomiting in women undergoing major breast surgery.