Skip to Content

single-patient trial


Definition: variation of the randomized trial method in which a sequence of alternative treatment regimens is randomly allocated to an individual patient whose outcomes are rigorously assessed.

Synonym(s): N-of-one study

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.