clinimetrics

clinimetrics

(klin-i-met'riks),
The practice of assessing or describing symptoms, signs, and laboratory findings by means of scales, indices, and other quantitative instruments.
[G. klinō, to slope, + metrics]
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Clinimetrics, tools for assessing or describing symptoms, signs, and laboratory findings by means of scales, indices, and other quantitative instruments were not consistently used in the reviewed publications in PubMed on SS and EGM.
The KNEEMO training programme combines existing best practices from consortium members and is designed to equip researchers with skills and knowledge specific to the research field (KOA anatomy, pathology and disease mechanisms, musculoskeletal modelling, functional assessment, KOA interventions), generic research skills (epidemiology, methodology, statistics, clinimetrics, ethics), and complementary training (entrepreneurship, project management, product development, intellectual property issues).
In this article, we prefer to use the term clinimetrics, which is similar to psychometrics but indicating measurement in clinical research [47].
Clinimetrics analysis of the condition of a patient subsequent to cerebral stroke (in Polish).
It also details quantitative aspects of medicine in clinimetrics and evidence-based medicine; indicators used for measuring the health level of a community; and confidence intervals and tests of statistical significance in view of sampling fluctuations.
Prior to Synteract, Smith was CEO and chief business officer of Clinimetrics, a full-service public contract research organization also focused on the development needs of biopharmaceutical and medical device companies.
Australian Journal of Physiotherapy (AJP) (2009b): Clinimetrics.
I offer a caution regarding the Clinimetrics appraisal 'Passive intervertebral motion tests for diagnosis of lumbar segmental instability' (Haxby Abbot 2007).
D, is Senior Biostatistician with Clinimetrics Research Inc.
Omnicare's CRO operations, including Omnicare Clinical Research, headquartered in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, and Clinimetrics Research Associates, based in San Jose, California, provide comprehensive product development and research services, including Phase I - IV services, across a broad spectrum of therapeutic areas to clients in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, nutraceutical, and medical device industries.
Clinimetrics in rehabilitation medicine: Current issues in developing and applying measurement issues.