Provides a foundation for the statistical methods

This preview shows page 2 - 5 out of 6 pages.

provides a foundation for the statistical methods that are employed for the statistical methods that are employed for the evaluation of the data. In the similar manner, Smith, Morrow, and Ross (2015) have also mentioned that the random allocation of the participants in a clinical trial to varied interventions have been evidenced to produce the highest quality evidence from the study that has been conducted. Smith, Morrow, and Ross (2015) have also mentioned that utilisation of “double blind” designs, whereby both the participants as well as the investigators are blind to the knowledge of who are to receive each of the intervention, as this eliminates the possibility of biasness, thereby ascertains the quality of the study that is being conducted. Therefore, the use randomisation and blinding by Sakamoto et al. (2012) has been highly applicable for their study. Analysis procedure(300) Generalisability of the findings(150)
Image of page 2

Subscribe to view the full document.

Image of page 3
What’s the risk of the outcome event in the group who received the treatment being investigated (may be called the experimental group, intervention group, active treatment group, or similar)? Experimental event rate [EER]* * term used by the evidence-based movement What’s the risk of the outcome event in the group who received placebo or conventional treatment (may be called the control group)?
Image of page 4

Subscribe to view the full document.

Image of page 5

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern