Parallel Trial

Definition(s)

An Experimental Design for comparing two search or review processes using the same Document Collection and Information Need, in which both processes are applied concurrently but independently, and then the results of the two efforts are compared. (Cf. Crossover Trial.) 1

Notes

  1. Maura R. Grossman and Gordon V. Cormack, EDRM page & The Grossman-Cormack Glossary of Technology-Assisted Review, with Foreword by John M. Facciola, U.S. Magistrate Judge2013 Fed. Cts. L. Rev. 7 (January 2013).