- Learn to apply the main features of designing a Randomized Trial.
- Learn the basic design features of a randomized trial.
- Learn the main principles of analysis of a randomized trial.
- Learn the advantages and disadvantages of a randomized trial compared to other study designs.
- Describe some ethical considerations with respect to randomized trials.
- Describe the differences between observational and experimental studies.
- Describe the benefits and detriments of randomized trials with respect to internal validity, external validity (generalizability), cost-effectiveness and feasibility.