trial

(redirected from Crossover trial)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.

trial:

see procedureprocedure,
in law, the rules that govern the obtaining of legal redress. This article deals only with civil procedure in Anglo-American law (for criminal procedure, see criminal law).
..... Click the link for more information.
.

Trial

 

a concept used in probability theory. Trials may have one (and only one) of the outcomes A1, A2,. . ., An Each outcome of a trial is considered an “event” that has a certain probability P(Ak). Here Trial always holds.

What does it mean when you dream about a trial?

Dreaming of being on trial may indicate that the dreamer needs to be more accepting of himself or herself and less judgmental of others.

trial

[trīl]
(statistics)
One of a series of duplicate experiments.

Trial

Bardell vs. Pickwick
trial for breach of promise results in imprisonment of both parties for not paying damages and costs. [Br. Lit.: Dickens Pickwick Papers]
Trial by Jury
trial of a breach-of-promise suit is dismissed when the judge decides to many the plaintiff. [Br. Opera: Gilbert and Sullivan Trial by Jury]
Trial, The
Joseph K. is tried by a strange court for an unspecified crime. [Ger. Lit.: Kafka The Trial]

trial

1. Law
a. the judicial examination of the issues in a civil or criminal cause by a competent tribunal and the determination of these issues in accordance with the law of the land
b. the determination of an accused person's guilt or innocence after hearing evidence for the prosecution and for the accused and the judicial examination of the issues involved
c. (as modifier): trial proceedings
2. a motorcycling competition in which the skills of the riders are tested over rough ground
3. Ceramics a piece of sample material used for testing the heat of a kiln and its effects
References in periodicals archive ?
Moderate evidence--Based on a randomized crossover trial conducted by Coleman et al.
Data source: Prospective, randomized crossover trial in nine nondiabetic obese women.
Hyperbaric oxygen treatment of chronic refractory radiation proctitis: a randomized and controlled double-blind crossover trial with long-term follow-up.
A randomized 2 x 2 crossover trial was designed with one group randomly assigned to a normal-to-low-salt bread sequence and the other group to a low-to-normal-salt bread sequence (27).
American ginseng improves long-term glycemic control in type 2 diabetes: double-blind placebo controlled crossover trial.
Both aloe vera gel and whole leaf aloe were tested in the random crossover trial, with the gel demonstrating the strongest results in promoting the absorbance of vitamins C and B12.
An unpublished, placebo-controlled, double-blind crossover trial of 5 mg of melatonin on 16 children with autism or Asperger's syndrome found increases in total sleep time, shorter sleep latencies, and significant improvements in child functioning.
But the company's random-ized crossover trial in 48 HIV-negative volunteers who took Lexiva for two weeks with Nexium, and later for two weeks without, found that this did not happen, at least with the 20 mg dose of Nexium tested (the drug is supplied in 20 and 40 mg doses)--whether or not the Lexiva was "boosted" with a small dose of Norvir.
Order effects are not an issue in a fully controlled parallel-groups or crossover trial, because they disappear completely from the difference or change in the change scores.
The program was designed as a self-help and home-based program over 6 weeks and compared to standard care within a randomised crossover trial in 16 patients with moderate heart failure NYHA class II-III.
This point emerges in Kulczycki and colleagues' short-term crossover trial, in which the majority of users rated the female condom as much less acceptable than the male condom on a wide range of features.
Researchers conducted a randomized, crossover trial of glicazide and metaformin in 36 patients who had either type 2 diabetes or diabetes caused by a genetic mutation HNF-la.