Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||by John S. Wodarski.|
|LC Classifications||HV43 .W63|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 198 p. :|
|Number of Pages||198|
|LC Control Number||81000337|
This chapter will describe the roles and contributions of nurses in the clinical research enterprise and will define the emerging specialty practice domain of clinical research nursing. The broad scope of practice settings in which nurses may engage in the care of participants in clinical research will be described, as will the legal and ethical issues related to nursing practice in clinical research. From the lab to market — the phases of a clinical trial. Clinical research plays a pivotal role in advancing knowledge in healthcare – discovering better treatments, more effective devices, or improved procedures, and addressing unmet medical needs. Clinical research can help advance medical knowledge and improve patient healthcare. Clinical research involving the human subjects helps in the development of generalize knowledge useful for understanding and improving human health and well being. Although clinical research has resulted in significant benefits for society, it continues to pose profound ethical questions. research. To the contrary, health and social care professions all need more researchers in their field of practice and it is impor-tant to build the research capability (skills) of practitioner researchers as well as research capacity (volume). However, we believe that particular skills and knowledge are required toFile Size: KB.
Principles and Practice of Clinical Research, Fourth Edition has been thoroughly revised to provide a comprehensive look at both the fundamental principles and expanding practice of clinical research. New to this edition of this highly regarded reference, authors have focused on examples that broadly reflect clinical research on a global scale while including a discussion of international. 2The Role of Clinical Information Systems in Clinical Research. The second panel focused on the role of medical informatics in the future of clinical research and the potential value of clinical information collected at the bedside and from medical records. William Stead, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Informatics at Vanderbilt University, gave a presentation entitled “The Holy Grail: Data Management as a By-Product of Practice.”. The Role of the Physician in 21st Century Healthcare Steven A. Wartman, MD, PhD, MACP // President/CEO Introduction. For thousands of years, the practice of medicine has followed the long-standing traditions typical of a profession. A physician possessed a unique body of knowledge and skills and put them to use in the care of patients. The following resources are provided to help investigators, sponsors, and contract research organizations who conduct clinical studies on .
Let us first consider the extent to which physicians' behavior reflects research findings. In , the results of the β-Blocker Heart Attack Trial were reported by way of a clinical alert Cited by: This book is a blend of medical research and clinical practice. Advancements in practice are inextricably bound to have research underpinnings. The articles highlight a range of practical topics. The respiratory tract is upfront as the first line of defense of the organism. It covers essential information on the influence of spirituality and religiousness (S/R) in mental and physical health, and provides guidance for its use in clinical practice. The book discusses the clinical implications of the research findings, including ethical issues, medical/health education, how to take a spiritual history, and challenges in addressing these issues, all based on studies showing the results of incorporating S/R in clinical . In Clinical Epidemiology: Practice and Methods, leading experts contribute selections intended to educate researchers on how best to undertake clinical research. Divided into two categories, the volume first covers issues of design, measurement and analysis associated with various research designs, then continues with methods to better inform medical decision-making, including aggregation of multiple studies using meta-analysis, health economics, clinical practice .