On the use of Pocock and Simon's method for balancing treatment numbers over prognostic factors in the controlled clinical trial

L. S. Freedman, S. J. White

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Abstract

It is shown how the method devised by Pocock and Simon [1975] for sequential assignment with balancing for prognostic factors in the controlled clinical trial may readily be simplified in some common practical situations to allow rapid assignment without the use of a computer.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)691-694
Number of pages4
JournalBiometrics
Volume32
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1976
Externally publishedYes

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