Randomized Play-the-Winner Rule in Two-Period Two-Treatment Repeated Measurement Design

Authors

  • Uttam Bandyopadhyay University of Calcutta, India
  • Atanu Biswas Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India
  • Shirsendu Mukherjee Behala College, Kolkata, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.17713/ajs.v38i3.269

Abstract

In the clinical trial randomized play-the-winner rule is used with a goal to allocate more patients to the better treatment in course of sampling. Here we provide an application of this sampling scheme in repeated measurement design. We concentrate on the simplest set up, i.e., on two treatments and two periods. We study, both numerically and theoretically, several exact and limiting properties of this design. We consider some related inferential problems. Finally we use a real data set to illustrate the applicability of our proposed design.

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Published

2016-04-03

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Bandyopadhyay, U., Biswas, A., & Mukherjee, S. (2016). Randomized Play-the-Winner Rule in Two-Period Two-Treatment Repeated Measurement Design. Austrian Journal of Statistics, 38(3), 151–169. https://doi.org/10.17713/ajs.v38i3.269

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