The role of sampling in clinical trial design.

  title={The role of sampling in clinical trial design.},
  author={Merton S. Krause and Wolfgang Lutz and Jan R B{\"o}hnke},
  journal={Psychotherapy research : journal of the Society for Psychotherapy Research},
  volume={21 3},
A treatment's recovery rate depends upon the percentage of clients who received the treatment and recovered. This rate is not logically interpretable as the personal probability of recovery of any individual client assigned to this treatment unless the rate is 0% or 100%. So clinical trials need to be designed to help us learn how to distinguish before… CONTINUE READING