Journal articlesThe language of research (part 15): research methodologies: randomised controlled trials (2)

The language of research (part 15): research methodologies: randomised controlled trials (2)

07/11/17 | Research | Peter Ellis

In the previous paper in this series, we identified that RCTs are a form of experimental study design used to prove cause and effect in the healthcare setting. Furthermore, we defined some of the key principles and terminology used in RCTs like validity, reliability and dependent and independent variables.