Variance in randomized play-the-winner clinical trials
We derive the exact variance of the allocation proportions in a clinical trial employing a randomized play-the-winner design. Such a result has application in planning studies.
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Volume (Year): 35 (1997)
Issue (Month): 3 (October)
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