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The Resource Designing randomised trials in health, education and the social sciences : an introduction, David J. Torgerson and Carole J. Torgerson

Designing randomised trials in health, education and the social sciences : an introduction, David J. Torgerson and Carole J. Torgerson

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Designing randomised trials in health, education and the social sciences : an introduction
Title
Designing randomised trials in health, education and the social sciences
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
David J. Torgerson and Carole J. Torgerson
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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1960-
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Torgerson, David John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Torgerson, Carole
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clinical trials
  • Social sciences
  • Health Services Research
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Research design
  • Social sciences
Label
Designing randomised trials in health, education and the social sciences : an introduction, David J. Torgerson and Carole J. Torgerson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 192-208) and index
Contents
  • List of Figures, Boxes and Tables
  • Glossary of Terms
  • 1.
  • Background to Controlled Trials.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Limitations of Before and After Designs.
  • p. 9
  • 3.
  • History of Controlled Trials.
  • p. 17
  • 4.
  • What is Special About Randomisation?.
  • p. 22
  • 5.
  • Sources of Bias Within Randomised Trials.
  • p. 44
  • 6.
  • Placebo and Sham Trials.
  • p. 71
  • 7.
  • Pragmatic and Explanatory Trials.
  • p. 76
  • 8.
  • Designs to Deal with Participant Preference.
  • p. 87
  • 9.
  • Cluster Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 99
  • 10.
  • Unequal Randomisation.
  • p. 108
  • 11.
  • Factorial Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 114
  • 12.
  • Pilot Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 119
  • 13.
  • Sample Size and Analytical Issues.
  • p. 127
  • 14.
  • Measuring Outcomes.
  • p. 147
  • 15.
  • Recruitment into Randomised Trials.
  • p. 152
  • 16.
  • Systematic Reviews of Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 160
  • 17.
  • Economic Evaluation Alongside Randomised Trials.
  • p. 175
  • 18.
  • Conclusions.
  • p. 185
  • References.
  • p. 192
  • Index.
  • p. 209
Control code
ocn187289439
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 210 p.
Isbn
9780230537354
Lccn
2007052309
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Designing randomised trials in health, education and the social sciences : an introduction, David J. Torgerson and Carole J. Torgerson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 192-208) and index
Contents
  • List of Figures, Boxes and Tables
  • Glossary of Terms
  • 1.
  • Background to Controlled Trials.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Limitations of Before and After Designs.
  • p. 9
  • 3.
  • History of Controlled Trials.
  • p. 17
  • 4.
  • What is Special About Randomisation?.
  • p. 22
  • 5.
  • Sources of Bias Within Randomised Trials.
  • p. 44
  • 6.
  • Placebo and Sham Trials.
  • p. 71
  • 7.
  • Pragmatic and Explanatory Trials.
  • p. 76
  • 8.
  • Designs to Deal with Participant Preference.
  • p. 87
  • 9.
  • Cluster Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 99
  • 10.
  • Unequal Randomisation.
  • p. 108
  • 11.
  • Factorial Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 114
  • 12.
  • Pilot Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 119
  • 13.
  • Sample Size and Analytical Issues.
  • p. 127
  • 14.
  • Measuring Outcomes.
  • p. 147
  • 15.
  • Recruitment into Randomised Trials.
  • p. 152
  • 16.
  • Systematic Reviews of Randomised Controlled Trials.
  • p. 160
  • 17.
  • Economic Evaluation Alongside Randomised Trials.
  • p. 175
  • 18.
  • Conclusions.
  • p. 185
  • References.
  • p. 192
  • Index.
  • p. 209
Control code
ocn187289439
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 210 p.
Isbn
9780230537354
Lccn
2007052309
Other physical details
ill.

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