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Textbook of Clinical Trials in Oncology: A Statistical Perspective

1st Edition

Susan Halabi, Stefan Michiels
May 16, 2019

There is an increasing need for educational resources for statisticians and investigators. Reflecting this, the goal of this book is to provide readers with a sound foundation in the statistical design, conduct, and analysis of clinical trials. Furthermore, it is intended as a guide for...

Clinical Trial Optimization Using R

1st Edition

Alex Dmitrienko, Erik Pulkstenis
May 12, 2019

Clinical Trial Optimization Using R explores a unified and broadly applicable framework for optimizing decision making and strategy selection in clinical development, through a series of examples and case studies. It provides the clinical researcher with a powerful evaluation paradigm, as well as...

Data and Safety Monitoring Committees in Clinical Trials

2nd Edition

Jay Herson
May 12, 2019

Praise for the first edition: "Given the author’s years of experience as a statistician and as a founder of the first DMC in pharmaceutical industry trials, I highly recommend this book—not only for experts because of its cogent and organized presentation, but more importantly for young...

Analysis of Incidence Rates

1st Edition

Peter Cummings
April 15, 2019

Incidence rates are counts divided by person-time; mortality rates are a well-known example. Analysis of Incidence Rates offers a detailed discussion of the practical aspects of analyzing incidence rates. Important pitfalls and areas of controversy are discussed. The text is aimed at graduate...

Drug Interaction & Lethality Analysis

1st Edition

Marshall N. Brunden, Thomas J. Vidmar, Joseph W. McKean
April 04, 2019

First Published in 1988, Drug Interaction and Lethality Analysis offers a well-structured insight into the relationship between the chemicals we use in everyday life and the environment. With an abundance of references and detailed statistics, this book is highly recommended for students...

Innovative Strategies, Statistical Solutions and Simulations for Modern Clinical Trials

1st Edition

Mark Chang, John Balser, Jim Roach, Robin Bliss
March 20, 2019

"This is truly an outstanding book. [It] brings together all of the latest research in clinical trials methodology and how it can be applied to drug development…. Chang et al provide applications to industry-supported trials. This will allow statisticians in the industry community to take these...

A Beginner’s Guide to Using Open Access Data

1st Edition

Saif Aldeen Saleh AlRyalat, Shaher Momani
February 11, 2019

Open Access Data is emerging as a source for cutting edge scholarship. This concise book provides guidance from generating a research idea to publishing results. Both young researchers and well-established scholars can use this book to upgrade their skills with respect to emerging data sources,...

Bayesian Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Medical Treatments

1st Edition

Elias Moreno, Francisco Jose Vazquez-Polo, Miguel Angel Negrín-Hernández
January 29, 2019

Cost-effectiveness analysis is becoming an increasingly important tool for decision making in the health systems. Cost-Effectiveness of Medical Treatments formulates the cost-effectiveness analysis as a statistical decision problem, identifies the sources of uncertainty of the problem, and gives an...

Statistical Approaches in Oncology Clinical Development: Current Paradigm and Methodological Advancement

1st Edition

Satrajit Roychoudhury, Soumi Lahiri
November 21, 2018

Statistical Approaches in Oncology Clinical Development : Current Paradigm and Methodological Advancement presents an overview of statistical considerations in oncology clinical trials, both early and late phase of development. It illustrates how novel statistical methods can enrich the design and...

Platform Trial Designs in Drug Development: Umbrella Trials and Basket Trials

1st Edition

Zoran Antonijevic, Robert A. Beckman
November 21, 2018

Platform trials test multiple therapies in one indication, one therapy for multiple indications, or both. These novel clinical trial designs can dramatically increase the cost-effectiveness of drug development, leading to life-altering medicines for people suffering from serious illnesses, possibly...

Silkworm Biofactory: Silk to Biology

1st Edition

Katsumi Maenaka, Enoch Y. Park
November 07, 2018

While silk derived from silkworm has been of economic importance for centuries, more recently silkworm has been found to have utility in biomedicine. This has attracted attention for expressing eukaryotic recombinant proteins, which require post-translational modifications. In 1985 Dr. Susumu Maeda...

Basic Introduction to Bioelectromagnetics, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Cynthia Furse, Douglas A. Christensen, Carl H. Durney, James Nagel
October 08, 2018

Basic Introduction to Bioelectromagnetics, Third Edition, is a primary source for medical technologists and life scientists seeking to understand how electromagnetic fields interact with the body, and how they are used in medical applications. Instead of the complex math commonly used when...

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