Clinical trials: Gold standard or dud?

Clinical trials: Gold standard or dud?

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Clinical trials are known to be the gold standard in scientific research, but with high numbers of trials being published despite inadequate sample sizes, should such trials still be considered the benchmark in science?
27 Dec 2016 - General
Clinical trial is very important to generate new medical knowledge and to discover, develop the new medication or treatment with better efficacy or with less side effects. A detailed proposal / protocol with regards to primary endpoints, secondary...
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Clinical trials have been regarded by the medical fraternity as the gold standard for research in science, particularly for two main purposes, the approval of new treatment drugs for safe use in humans and the comparison of efficacy in existing treat...
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