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outcome study

 a technique forexploring how successful a therapeuticinterventionhas been. For instance, an experimental group who has been given a drug may be compared to acontrol group that received a placebo.

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June 19th 2021

negativereinforcement

in operantconditioning, a method to increase the probability and strength of aresponse by removing or withholding an aversive stimuli  (negative reinforcer)