comparator


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comparator

An investigational or marketed product (i.e., active control), or placebo, which is used as a reference in a clinical trial.

comparator

(kŏm-par′ăt-ŏr) [L. comparator, a comparer]
Something, e.g., an old drug from an established class, with which another item is compared.
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presented a poster describing an approach to the evaluation of opioid comparators when assessing the effectiveness of abuse-deterrent formulations (ADFs) of extended-release opioids at the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) 81st Annual Scientific Meeting in San Antonio, Texas.
Data on study and patient characteristics as well as relevant outcomes were extracted using a standardized data extraction form, including general information for the article (e.g., authors and publication year), characteristics of the study (e.g., design and sample size), type of economic evaluation, study objective, description of the intervention and comparators, measure of benefit, cost data and respective sources, methods for dealing with uncertainty as well as cost and outcome results.
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The similar approach has been adopted herein to modify Tang and Pun's [10] to develop a new current comparator structure.
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Angle measurement comparator carriage modal analysis was performed with the SolidWorks program.
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Firstly we realized a one-qutrit comparator which truth table is shown in Figure 1(c).
Regarding safety, although numerically higher mortality in the doripenem group was observed, there was no significant difference between the doripenem and comparator groups.
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