Accession Number : ADA119354

Title :   Allocation Rules for Sequential Clinical Trials.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Siegmund,D

PDF Url : ADA119354

Report Date : Jul 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The work of Flehingher, Louis, Robbins, and Singer (Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 1972), Robbins and Siegmund (JASA, 1974), Louis (Biometrika, 1975), and Hayre (Biometrika, 1979) is reviewed. Variations of the basic model, including stratification and randomized allocation, are considered, and the results of some simulations presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Allocations, *Sequences(Mathematics), *Statistical inference, Invariance, Experimental data, Literature surveys, Clinical medicine, Observation, Medical services, Patients, Scheduling, Mathematical models, Random variables

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE