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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).
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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
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Sadly the country, through the democratic process, did not share my same feelings and we now must all face up to the harsh reality of a further five years of drastic cuts to our budgets, and the wider consequences austerity will have upon the lowest paid in RCT.
While two RCTs would provide more certainty than one RCT, three RCTs would provide more certainty than two (and so on).
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RCT errors relate to which patients are put into an RCT, from which universal applicability is to be presumed, or to who is taken out of the analysis, or to the exaggeration of effect; in a large study, for example, negligible or small difference will achieve statistical significance.
Equally important are the concerns associated with the fact that RCTs are usually conducted under a short time window of analysis, and therefore are ill-equipped to deal with development processes that take place in the course of decades or even generations.
I opposed the RCT concept from the beginning," Morrison said, "but after it was accepted, I embraced the program and even helped write the rules.
ProMetal RCT has partnered with Standard Alloys in Houston to create large, complex impeller cores for their clients, including the manufacture of a 57" impeller without a core box, which successfully eliminated several weeks of lead time.
For the less experienced researcher, practitioner, or community partner interested in implementing practice-based intervention research, the book introduces essential considerations for the development of RCTs.
Specific objections were that RCTs are not demanded for other optometric practices, such as prescribing ophthalmic lenses or using frames to keep lenses in place, and that other sources of evidence should not be ignored.
It is important to remember that cumulative risk, as is commonly reported in RCTs, may be similar between two treatments at the end of the study period, but instantaneous risk might be different for the same drugs.
Now in its fifth year, the Catch Up scheme is expected to become a regular feature in RCT schools.