Randomized control trials Clinical application of probiotics in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study Author links open overlay panelLivia BordaloTonucciaKarina MariaOlbrich dos SantosbLeandroLicursi de OliveiracSonia MachadoRocha RibeirodHercia StampiniDuarte Martinod
• What was the purpose of the research? • Identify the independent and dependent variables in the study. • Briefly describe the research design, data collection method(s), and instruments used to measure the variables under study. • Briefly summarize study findings, conclusions and recommendations. Do you agree with these?
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