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endpoint (effektmått)

endpoint [ENGLISH]

Adefined parameter that is measured to evaluate the outcome of an intervention. A ‘humane endpoint’ is a clear behavioral or physiological indicator established prior to the start of an animal experiment that defines the point at which the experimental animal’s potential pain and/or distress will be terminated, minimized or reduced.

endpoint (effektmått) [SWEDISH]

Klinisk forskning: definierad parameter som mäts för att utvärdera resultatet av en intervention. Djurforskning: ett humant effektmått" är en tydlig beteendemässig eller fysiologisk indikator som fastställts före starten av ett djurexperiment som definierar den punkt vid vilken försöksdjurets potentiella smärta och/eller ångest kommer att avslutas, minimeras eller minskas."


Resources and references

Definitions have been translated into the Swedish language from the following sources:

  1. 1. American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Glossary
  2. 2. Clinical Trials Information System
  3. 3. EMA Glossary of Regulatory Terms
  4. 4. EMA Medical Terms simplifier
  5. 5. Glossary of Terms used in EU Clinical Trials Register
  6. 6. Glossary of Terms U.S Food and Drug Administration
  7. 7. National Human Genome Research Institute “Talking Glossary of Genomic and Genetic Terms”
  8. 8. The Glossary for Advanced Therapies Regen. Med. Dec 2020 Vol. 15 No. 12 Suppl. 1
  9. 9. Toolkit For Patient Focused Therapy Development Glossary

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