Oxford Handbook of Clinical and Healthcare Research by Sumantra RayOxford Handbook of Clinical and Healthcare Research by Sumantra Ray

Oxford Handbook of Clinical and Healthcare Research

EditorSumantra Ray, Sue Fitzpatrick, Rajna Golubic

Paperback | March 24, 2016

Pricing and Purchase Info


Earn 330 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


Ships within 1-2 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


The Oxford Handbook of Clinical and Healthcare Research is a practical, concise, and easy-to-use reference for the full range of clinical and healthcare research topics, while incorporating evidence based medicine. Comprehensively providing a wide breadth of knowledge, this handbook clearlycovers both the qualitative and quantitative aspects.This handbook includes clear instructions on the legislative requirements as well as the practical requirements of commissioning, conducting, analysing, and reporting research for those in clinical or healthcare practice, education or training. This book has been written with Good Clinical Practice(GCP) education in mind, giving valuable information needed for the accredited certificates and diploma-level benchmark exams now commonly required by employers.Whether you need practical advice on setting up and running a trial, negotiating regulations, learning vital research skills, or to study the underpinning concepts of research methods, this handbook will give you the vital information, clinical evidence, and guidance you need.
Sumantra Ray is Senior Medical Advisor/Clinician Scientist, Medical Research Council (Human Nutrition Research) and Chair of the UK Need for Nutrition Education/Innovation Programme (NNEdPro), Cambridge University Hospitals/School of Clinical Medicine. Sue Fitzpatrick is Director, Redtree People and Sue Fitzpatrick Training and Former ...
Title:Oxford Handbook of Clinical and Healthcare ResearchFormat:PaperbackDimensions:640 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.03 inPublished:March 24, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199608474

ISBN - 13:9780199608478

Look for similar items by category:


Table of Contents

1. Research - How and Why2. Navigating Research Methods: Basic concepts in biostatistics and epidemiology3. Navigating Research Methods: Quantitative and clinical / epidemiological methods4. Navigating Research Methods: Qualitative methods5. Navigating Research Methods: Evidence Based Medicine (EBM)6. Navigating Research Methods: Critical ap-praisal7. Navigating Research Methods: Clinical Audit8. Setting the scene and ICH-GCP in clinical and healthcare research9. Informed consent in a research setting10. Ethics of clinical and healthcare research: general considerations, Mental Capacity Act, Human Tissue Act11. Role and Responsibilities: Investigators and Research Team12. Role and Responsibilities: Sponsor13. Monitoring14. Clinical Trial Design15. Clinical Trial Protocols: Study Protocol16. Data Capture Tools: Case Report Form (CRF)17. Clinical Trial Supplies: IMPs18. IMP Accountability19. Safety Reporting20. Data management21. Research Project Management22. Essential Documents23. Archiving24. Audits and Inspections25. Fraud and Misconduct26. Authorship27. Publication process28. Start-up toolkit: from funding an idea, through implementation, to achieving an impact