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13:40 Jan 12, 2003
German to English translations [PRO] Medical
German term or phrase:Proband
Proband (person taking part in clinical trials)
- test person? -
research subject ?
Explanation: Proband can denote one of three things in English:
study subject: generic term for any human taking part in a clinical trial
volunteer: healthy person voluntarily taking part in a study, usually phase I studies to investigate adverse events/pharmacokinetics
patient: ill persons receiving a new drug to investigate efficacy