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Author Hulley, Stephen B., author.

Title Designing clinical research / Stephen B. Hulley, MD, MPH, Steven R. Cummings, MD, Warren S. Browner, MD, MPH, Deborah G. Grady, MD, MPH, Thomas B. Newman, MD, MPH.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2013]
2013

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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Fourth edition.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 367 pages) : illustrations (some color)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Sect. I. Basic ingredients -- Getting started: the anatomy and physiology of clinical research -- Conceiving the research question and developing the study plan -- Choosing the study subjects: specification, sampling, and recruitment -- Planning the measurements: precision, accuracy, and validity -- Getting ready to estimate sample size: hypotheses and underlying principles -- Estimating sample size and power: applications and examples -- Sect. II. Study designs -- Designing cross-sectional and cohort studies -- Designing case-control studies -- Enhancing casual inference in observational studies -- Designing a randomized blinded trial -- Alternative clinical trial designs and implementation issues -- Designing studies of medical tests -- Research using existing data -- Sect. III. Implementation -- Addressing ethical issues -- Designing questionnaires, interviews, and online surveys -- Data management -- Implementing the study and quality control -- Community and international studies -- Writing a proposal for funding research.
Summary "This book provides a practical guide to planning, tabulating, formulating, and implementing clinical research, in an easy-to-use, readable presentation"--Provided by publisher.
Note Print version record.
Subject Clinical trials.
Medicine -- Research -- Methodology.
Epidemiology -- Research -- Methodology.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Holism.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Clinical trials. (OCoLC)fst00864429
Epidemiology -- Research -- Methodology. (OCoLC)fst00914106
Medicine -- Research -- Methodology. (OCoLC)fst01015079
Epidemiologic Methods.
Research Design.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Cummings, Steven R., author.
Browner, Warren S., author.
Grady, Deborah, author.
Newman, Thomas B., author.
Other Form: Print version: Hulley, Stephen B. Designing clinical research. Fourth edition. Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2013] 9781608318049 (DLC) 2013009915 (OCoLC)830019201
ISBN 9781469840543 (electronic bk.)
1469840545 (electronic bk.)
1469875330
9781469875330
9781608318049 (pbk.)
1608318044
Standard No. AU@ 000058360201
AU@ 000062428153
NLGGC 389757012

 
    
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