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Interpretation of Trial Analyses - CLTR5002

Year - 2018

This unit addresses a number of key issues that arise in the analysis of clinical trial data. It will equip students with the ability to critically evaluate and interpret trial analyses, as well as provide them with an understanding of the principles underpinning good analysis practices. Modules will provide an introduction to the interpretation of treatment effect estimates, adjusted analyses, subgroup analysis, interim analyses, and how to reach appropriate decisions about the continued evaluation of an intervention, or its recommended implementation in practice.

Classes
discussion groups and problem based learning

Assessment
2x exercises/quizzes (2x15%), 2x assignements (2x35%)

Textbooks
Recommended reading: Interpreting and Reporting of Clinical Trials: a guide to the Consort statement.

Pre-requisites

CLTR5001 and CLTR5007

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: NHMRC Clinical Trial Centre
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Andrew Martin
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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