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A friend told me that in many cases, randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are unfeasible to the target population. However, what can we do if we still want to compare the group that receives the service with the group without the service?

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Helloworld
14 August 2021
A friend told me that in many cases, randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are unfeasible to the target population. However, what can we do if we still want to compare the group that receives the service with the group without the service?

A friend told me that in many cases, randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are unfeasible to the target population. However, what can we do if we still want to compare the group that receives the service with the group without the service?

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gateau@hotmail.co.uk
13 August 2021

Hope everything goes well.

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unused@yahoo.com.hk
13 August 2021

Great! Many thanks for the suggestion.

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gateau@hotmail.co.uk
13 August 2021

In social services, randomization may be difficult due to ethical considerations or other practical obstacles. You may try to use a non-equivalent comparison group in the program design.

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