Introduction to Randomized Blinded Trials

Upon completion of this module you should be able to:

  • Define randomized blinded trials
  • Explain how to design RBTs
  • Describe how to choose the intervention and control conditions
  • Describe how to define outcomes and adverse effects
  • Describe how to select participants
  • Describe how to measure baseline and outcome variables
  • Evaluate approaches to randomizing and blinding.

Written by:

Alka Kanaya

Biography :

Alka Kanaya is professor in residence at the UCSF School of Medicine.

Release date

04 Sep 2015

Last updated

04 Sep 2015