treatment arm

treatment arm

Active arm Clinical trials In a placebo- controlled trial, the arm that receives a particular therapy
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Of the 160 patients enrolled, 96 patients were randomized to the treatment arm to receive two 4.
The studys Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC) noted significant and clinically-relevant differences between treatment arms in favour of dolutegravir and recommended that the boosted lopinavir treatment arm be discontinued.
This revised Phase III trial design will focus on the difference in AFS measured over 12 months between a treatment arm and a sham control arm.
The study also found a statistically significant reduction in the risk of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in the early treatment arm: 17 cases occurred in the deferred treatment arm, compared with 3 cases in the early treatment arm (p=0.
Still more remarkably, the blood pressure in the conventional treatment arm never caught up with the new treatment arm, even when all the patients in the study were being treated with the same combination of drugs.
Patients in the early treatment arm of the study started their regimens 0.
The study was designed to detect a 10% improvement in 2-year overall survival in the immediate treatment arm with at least 85% power and at a 5% significance level.
The majority of subjects in the Treatment Arm reported elimination of their pain, while only a minority of subjects in the Placebo-Control Arm reported pain elimination (p < 0.
The episodic treatment arm (also referred to as the "wait group") involves stopping or deferring treatment until CD4 T cell counts fall below 250 cells/m[m.
Because the difference was statistically significant and met the pre-determined standard for stopping a treatment arm, the Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) had no choice but to stop abacavir plus A ZT plus 3TC and offer the participants other treatment.
The authors found that the third treatment arm experienced the best rate of symptom resolution.