Clinical Research Glossary

outcome (of study) outcome (of study)


A description of the overall results of the study.

Example of outcome (of study) in a sentence

The study outcome describes what the researchers learned from the research.

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The study outcome will report the study results, such as whether or not a study treatment helped participants.

Other info to think about when joining a study

You might see the word “outcome” when you read about a research study’s results and the overall conclusions that researchers came to based on the study data.

If you have any questions about the outcome of the study and what a study’s results mean for you, you can ask the study team or discuss with your regular doctor.

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