Principles of Scientific Literature Evaluation: Critiquing Clinical Drug Trials / Edition 2 by Frank J. Ascione | 9781582120089 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Principles of Scientific Literature Evaluation: Critiquing Clinical Drug Trials / Edition 2

Principles of Scientific Literature Evaluation: Critiquing Clinical Drug Trials / Edition 2

by Frank J. Ascione
     
 

ISBN-10: 1582120080

ISBN-13: 9781582120089

Pub. Date: 11/01/2001

Publisher: APhA Publications

Promotional Text: Principles of Scientific Literature Evaluation: Critiquing Clinical Drug Trials hinges on a structured, question-based approach to evaluating clinical drug trials, the major type of scientific study that practicing pharmacists review. Growing out of the author's 20 years of teaching the subject to PharmD students, the instructional method is well

Overview

Promotional Text: Principles of Scientific Literature Evaluation: Critiquing Clinical Drug Trials hinges on a structured, question-based approach to evaluating clinical drug trials, the major type of scientific study that practicing pharmacists review. Growing out of the author's 20 years of teaching the subject to PharmD students, the instructional method is well established and effective. The book refines and expands upon the scientific literature evaluation section of Principles of Drug Information and Scientific Literature Evaluation (1994), a textbook coauthored by Frank J. Ascione, Carol Colvin Manifold, and Mary A. Parenti.
Key Features:
• 8 sharply focused chapters, organized by the typical sections of a published article, provide a basic overview of how to critique papers that describe drug studies
• 3 chapters cover special topics in scientific literature evaluation • Index

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582120089
Publisher:
APhA Publications
Publication date:
11/01/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
198
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Overview of the Drug Development ProcessChapter 2: The Abstract and Introduction Chapter 3: Subjects and Research Methods Chapter 4: Use of Experimental Controls Chapter 5: Data Collection and Measurement Chapter 6: Reporting of Study Design Problems Chapter 7: Presentation of Results Chapter 8: Discussion and Conclusions Chapter 9: Pharmacoepidemiological Studies Chapter 10: Pharmacoeconomic Studies Chapter 11: Meta-analysis Index

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