In this video, we introduce the first component of an experiment – the protocol.
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In ARM, a protocol is a plan for an experiment.
A protocol primarily consists of treatments, planned assessments, and study rules.
An incomplete protocol will lead to inconsistent results.
Spending just 1 more hour to add assessment headers can save 10 hours of standardizing trial data that was entered in different ways.
Leveraging study rules also improves consistency of trial data.
Introduction to Protocols - Script.pdf - Contains the script and screenshots from this video tutorial.