Princeton University Library Catalog

Successful randomized trials : a handbook for the 21st century / edited by Michael J. Domanski, Sonja McKinlay.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
Description:
xvi, 199 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Summary note:
"This handbook is a ready reference on the theory and operation of modern large, multicenter randomized clinical trials, which have come to be the basis of evidence-based medicine. Written in a concise, engaging style geared to physicians, the book explains the rationale and theoretical foundations for clinical trials, the components of modern clinical trials including their functions and interactions, and practical considerations in the design and implementation of these studies including an introduction to the economics and business aspects."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Sect. I. Clinical Trial Principles -- 1. Randomized Clinical Trials / Michael J. Domanski and Sonja McKinlay -- 2. Designing Clinical Trials / Susan F. Assmann -- 3. Randomization: What It Is and How to Do It / Catherine E. Hewitt and David J. Torgerson -- 4. Setting Sample Size for Randomized Clinical Trials / Xin Tian, Sonja M. McKinlay and Nancy L. Geller -- 5. Analytic Approach and Methods / Lynn A. Sleeper -- 6. Ethical Considerations / Lawrence M. Friedman and Eleanor B. Schron -- Sect. II. Large Multicenter Trials: Structure and Conduct -- 7. Study Organization and Governance / Fleur Hudson, Julie Bakobaki and Abdel Babiker -- 8. Quality Control and Quality Assurance / Flora S. Siami -- 9. Quality Assurance: Prevention of Missing Data / James Neaton -- Sect. III. The Future -- 10. Surrogate Endpoints / Robert Fiorentino -- 11. Registries / Hesha Duggirala -- 12. Gazing into the Crystal Ball: The Future of Randomized Clinical Trials / Michael J. Domanski, Sonja M. McKinlay and Marc Pfeffer.
Subject(s):
Clinical trials [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780781779456
  • 0781779456
LCCN:
2008033571
OCLC:
237195058
Related name:
RCP:
C - S