Principles and Practice of Clinical Research
- John Gallin, MD, Director, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
- Frederick Ognibene, Director, Office of Clinical Training and Medical Education, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
The third edition of this innovative work again provides a unique perspective on the clinical discovery process by providing input from experts within the NIH on the principles and practice of clinical research. Molecular medicine, genomics, and proteomics have opened vast opportunities for translation of basic science observations to the bedside through clinical research. As an introductory reference it gives clinical investigators in all fields an awareness of the tools required to ensure research protocols are well designed and comply with the rigorous regulatory requirements necessary to maximize the safety of research subjects. Complete with sections on the history of clinical research and ethics, copious figures and charts, and sample documents it serves as an excellent companion text for any course on clinical research and as a must-have reference for seasoned researchers.
All individuals engaged in clinical research both student and researcher as well as physicians, dental investigators, PhD basic scientists, and members of allied health professions