Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Randomized Control Trial

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_4257-1

This term describes the procedure of a study, where similar numbers of persons are randomly assigned to two (or more) groups to evaluate a specific treatment; one group receives the test product and the other a placebo.

Keywords

Randomize Control Trial Specific Treatment Test Product Randomize Control 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany