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comparison

noun alikeness, analogical procedure, analogy, association, balance, comparatio, comparative essimate, contrast, correlation, equation, nearness, parallel, rapprochement, relative estimate, relative estimation, resemblance
Associated concepts: comparison of negligence of opposing parties
See also: analogy, collation, correlate, identification, parity, propinquity, proportion, standard
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The parallel trends assumptions says that, although treatment and comparison groups may have different levels of the outcome prior to the start of treatment, their trends in pretreatment outcomes should be the same (Figure 1).
No difference in IgM against Hia polysaccharide was found between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal CRF patients, non-Aboriginal CRF patients and the non-Aboriginal healthy comparison group, or between all CRF patients and all healthy comparison groups.
The quantitative analysis used a nonequivalent comparison group design with a baseline, end-of-year 1, and end-of-year 2 posttest.
The central, peripheral, and comparison groups each had only one member who committed what is categorized as a non-violent crime.
This was the date that the IF group moved to their foster placements and that the comparison group entered custody (or began their ISSP sentence).
We also found that our experimental design did not obviously affect gait measures between exercise and comparison groups, only exhibiting some differences in reaction time measurement.
Differences between intervention and comparison groups on measures of engagement were assessed following ramifies' final treatment sessions.
Any differences in average base year PBPMs between intervention and comparison groups are factored out by using beneficiary-specific growth rates.
Percentages of Student Scores Organized by DIBELS PSF Risk Category During Fall, Winter, and Spring Assessment Periods for Treatment (N=224) and Comparison Groups (N=476) Fall Winter PSF Risk Status Treatment Comparison Treatment Comparison Low Risk 42.
The results showed there was no difference in virus or antibody levels between children with ASD and the comparison groups.
Table 1: Median Insler Scores for Treatment and Comparison Groups Group Time Insler score Endometrial thickness Treatment Before treatment 3.
Pretest data on this measure make clear that the treatment and comparison groups were not equivalent.

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