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Title Understanding clinical research / editors, Renato D. Lopes, Robert A. Harrington
Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, [2013]


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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Description based on print version record
Subject Clinical trials.
Clinical medicine -- Research.
Biomedical Research.
Clinical Trials as Topic.
Research Design.
Genre Textbooks.
Contents A brief history of clinical trials, drug regulations, and the Food and Drug Administration / Nidhi Tripathy [and 3 others] -- Information technology, access, / Anjan Chakrabarti and C. Michael Gibson -- The role of academic research organizations in clinical research / Craig J. Reist [and 3 others] -- Ethics of clinical research : an overview and emerging issues / Yee Weng Wong and Kevin A. Schulman -- Introduction to clinical experimentation / Robert Bigelow -- Phase I trials : first in human / Kevin M. Watt, Karen Chiswell, and Michael Cohen-Wolkoweiz -- Phase II clinical trials / Jeffrey T. Guptill and Karen Chiswell -- Phase III and IV clinical trials / Gail E. Hafley, Sergio Leonardi, and Karen S. Pieper -- Challenges of clinical trials in pediatrics / Kevin N. Turner and P. Brian Smith -- Observational research / Michaela Dinan -- Data resources / Ying Xian -- Observational study designs / Bradley G. Hammill -- Challenges of observational designs / David M. Vock -- Specific regression techniques / Phillip J. Schulte -- Analytical methods of addressing confounding / Eric M. Reyes -- Lessons from notable examples in observational research / Zubin Eapen and Lesley H. Curtis
Summary Complete how-to guidance on conducting clinical research, this book addresses the operational challenges of clinical trials and provides a clear explanation of the methodologies necessary to interpret results. The book addresses all aspects of clinical trials, from design and implementation to statistics to regulatory scrutiny. A resource for students, residents, and clinicians who need a working knowledge of clinical research principles. The chapter authors are all leaders in the field and engaged in cutting edge clinical research. Use as a textbook, as a reference, and as a course guide for mandated clinical research training courses.
Other Author Lopes, Renato D., editor.
Harrington, Robert A., editor.
Other Title Print version: Understanding clinical research. New York : McGraw-Hill, c2013 9780071746786