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Table 1 Time to receipt of participant allocation information and success rate per protocol

From: Rapid, easy, and cheap randomization: prospective evaluation in a study cohort

Randomization per protocol within 15 min threshold n Time elapsed in minutes from randomization request to receipt of allocation information
Pass 45 Mean (SD) 2.3 (1)
Median (IQR) 2 (2,3)
Range 1-5
Fail 2 Mean (SD) 19 (1.4)
Median 19
Range 18-20
Unknown 1 Time 7
All 48 Mean (SD) 3.1 (3.6)
   Median (IQR) 2 (2, 3)
   Range 1-20
  1. IQR, interquartile range; SD, standard deviation.