'Double blind, you are the weakest link--good-bye!'
- The pursuit of unbiased research: randomized controlled trials. Schulz, Kenneth F. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Feb2000, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p48
Focuses on randomized controlled trial in medical research. Discussion on randomization; Benefits of randomization; Nonrandomized comparisons and bias.
- Determination of the Clinical Importance of Study Results. Man-Son-Hing, Malcolm; Laupacis, Andreas; O'Rourke, Keith; Molnar, Frank J.; Mahon, Jeffery; Chan, Karen B. Y.; Wells, George // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Jun2002, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p469
Formal statistical methods for analyzing clinical trial data are widely accepted by the medical community. Unfortunately, the interpretation and reporting of trial results from the perspective of clinical importance has not received similar emphasis. This imbalance promotes the historical...
- Work Practice Guides. Zehrer, Cindy // Applied Clinical Trials;May2001, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p70
Focuses on work practice guides in clinical research. Promotion of clinical research best practices; Fostering of consistency within the clinical group.
- Notes from the field. Hellsten, Donna // Applied Clinical Trials;May2001, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p78
Focuses on the use of computers in clinical research. Electronic data capture; Questions to ask prospective vendors.
- From the Publisher. Blow, Wayne K. // Applied Clinical Trials;Feb2011 eClinial Trials Supplement, p4
The article provides information about the contents of "eClinical Trials" including the articles on various aspects of clinical trials technology and a eClinical Trials Directory that offers the up-to-date contact information on the industry's vendors.
- Baseline imbalance in randomized controlled trials. Roberts, Chris; Torgerson, David // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/17/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7203, p185
Focuses on the imbalances in baseline characteristics of randomized controlled clinical trials. Recommendation on how to report clinical trials; Proposed strategy on how to adust for baseline variables; Possibilities of chance bias.
- The Importance of Clinical Trials. Jones, Walt // Total Health;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p14
Discusses the significance of clinical trials. Benefits of clinical trials; Questions regarding product effectiveness; Product use consideration.
- Time to register randomised trials. Horton, Richard; Smith, Richard // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/02/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7214, p865
Advocates the registration of randomized clinical trials. History of the effort to register randomized trials; Organizations that will hold a joint conference to promote the registration of trials; Financial investments in randomized controlled trials; Consequences of the failure to register all...
- One Year Later. Ganter, Jane // Applied Clinical Trials;May2003, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p14
Comments on key developments in clinical research language and regulations since May 2002. Proposed changes in the description of informed consent in clinical trials; Professional conferences on clinical research; Implications on studies of applied clinical trials.
- What's on your mind? // Applied Clinical Trials;May2003, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p16
Comments on a research article on clinical trials in India published in the February 2003 issue of the 'Applied Clinical Trials' periodical. Key issues of interest; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on clinical research.