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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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Drug use on average, of trial participants surveyed who reported using illegal drugs before the trial commenced, 24% reported using illegal drugs less often.
Through our experience, we know that trial participants want the ability to easily find information about their study.
on results databases);[sup][1],[5] strong efforts will be required to ensure timely and appropriate preparation of results summaries for trial participants.
Currently, drug manufacturers do not disclose to clinical trial participants that preclinical testing, which relies heavily on FDA-mandated animal testing, rarely predicts human drug response accurately.
Some of those discussions also related to the amount of compensation for the trial participants.
However, our results suggest that retention gifts in this setting function as a motivational tool and are appreciated by trial participants.
com web site can view the video diaries of a number of trial participants as they give their opinions on a broadband connection with a Pentium 4-based processor.
Trial participants were also given MRIs at the close of the study.
Their extensive survey of clinical trial volunteers found that more than 30% of trial participants did not understand the possible health risks associated with the trial, while a further 18% did not consult their health care practitioners before signing an "informed" consent agreement.
a leading, full-service provider of global patient enrollment and retention solutions, announced today that it has doubled its consumer marketing group in response to record levels of customer demand for trial participants and an all-time high in project backlog.
With this platform, PAREXEL aims to improve the accuracy and timeliness of data collection to maximize efficiencies, reduce costs, and gain a more holistic view of trial participants health.
Given the growth in electronic medical records, online patient forums and sophisticated data analysis techniques, why is locating, randomizing and maintaining clinical trial participants still one of the most cumbersome and time consuming clinical trial tasks?