sequential study

sequential study

See Consecutive sample.
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A second vaccine will be tested in a sequential study, as supply becomes available.
The first sequential study of cesium concentration on the sea floor off Ibaraki Prefecture has found the level of the radioactive element in coastal areas dropped to about a quarter about 13 kilometers off shore.
TOKYO - The first sequential study of cesium concentration on the sea floor off Ibaraki Prefecture has found the level of the radioactive element in coastal areas dropped to about a quarter about 13 kilometers off shore.
Following the pre-conditioning regimen in the second stage, patients enter a sequential study in which they receive one dose of their own "killer" T cells (which have been primed or "educated," by exposure to that patient's DCVax(R)-L vaccine, to attack that patient's tumor), and one or several further doses of DCVax(R)-L (depending on the amount of vaccine that could be made from the patient's tumor tissue).
When questioned about the ethics of enrolling advanced-stage patients into the sequential study arm, Karim said any patients could be started on ARVs 'at any time if judged clinically necessary' by the doctors who were monitoring them.
In the study, 16 adults participated in a double-blind, placebo-controlled, sequential study with a 4-week placebo phase, followed by a 2-week wash-out period, and a 4-week intervention phase.
Evaluation of the susceptibility effect on gradient echo phase images in vivo: A sequential study of intracerebral hematoma.
A sequential study involving patients recruited over time could end earlier, however, if a clear advantage or disadvantage became apparent.
The multicenter, open-label, sequential study compared preferences for carbidopa-levodopa orally disintegrating tablets versus conventional tablets in 60 Parkinson's disease patients who had taken a stable dose of conventional carbidopa-levodopa for at least 30 days prior to the trial.
Serum samples from a total of 426 patients that were independent of prior research, both seropositive (230) and seronegative (196), were selected from three cohorts: the Index for Rheumatoid Arthritis Measurement [INFORM] (US), the Brigham and Women's Hospital Rheumatoid Arthritis Sequential Study Registry [BRASS] (US), and the Leiden Early Arthritis Clinic cohort (Netherlands).
The sequential study design used in the multicenter study required a statistical adjustment to the observed, arithmetical effect (15%) of Protara on myocardial infarction.
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