Eligibility criteria

The reasons a person can be included in, or excluded from, a study.

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Eligibility criteria are used to make sure that a study includes the right participants to help answer the research questions.

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For example, a study may be looking to include only people of a certain age or with a certain health condition.

WORDS RELATED TO ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

exclusion criteria

inclusion criteria

WORDS OPPOSITE TO ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

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