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clinical research

Research based mainly on observation of the patient rather than on laboratory work. It is often used to determine the safety and effectiveness of treatments, the natural history of disease, or the conditions that predispose to illness.
See also: research
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This workshop will provide interactive discussions and presentations by clinical research from academia and private industry.
Basic clinical skills for clinical research nurse coordinators include: phlebotomy, performing EKG's, delivering investigational medications, patient assessments, vital signs, processing blood samples, packing and shipping lab specimens, and the ability to use study specific equipment.
By utilizing the validated outcomes measures that are available, it is possible to improve the quality and value of clinical research (and clinical care).
Some clinical research may examine how well a new treatment works -- perhaps a drug or other type of therapy.
With more than 18 years experience within the contract research organization (CRO) industry, Bland previously served as the managing principal for d&d strategic solutions, a consulting services firm for the clinical research, pharmaceutical and life sciences industries, in Collegeville, Pa.
Brian brings a wealth of global regulatory leadership experience in both the CRO and pharmaceutical industries," stated Theorem Clinical Research Chief Executive Officer John Potthoff.
GLASGOW, Scotland -- ClinTec International, the global clinical research organisation, with offices located in over 40 countries, announces the opening of its Global Academy of Clinical Research Excellence "ACRE", at the 2010 PABME (Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Middle East) conference in Dubai, UAE.
The Site Solutions Summit, co-hosted by RxTrials Inc and the Association of Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO), names Quintiles Transnational Corporation and GlaxoSmithKline the recipients of the 2009 Inaugural Site Solutions Summit Eagle Award.
Harrison Clinical Research and Cyncron were both founded more than twenty years ago by medical doctors.
The Clinical Research Course and the Principal Investigator Course provide an in-depth overview of the clinical research industry and the primary roles and responsibilities of clinical researchers and investigators.
The training courses comprise a series of modules on topics critical to understanding the clinical research industry.

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