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BRAD University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Hanley Library
CLPGH Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
CHEM Chemistry Library
FALK Falk Library of the Health Sciences
FSTOR Falk Library Closed Stacks & Storage
HILL Hillman Library
HOM Falk Library History of Medicine Collection
JOHN University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Owen Library
LANG Langley Library
LAW Barco Law Library
MATH Mathematics Library
STOR U-PARC Off-Site Storage
WPIC WPIC Library

Selected Texts

General Research | Consent, Ethics and Recruitment | Disease Specific | Drug | Outcome and Assessment

General Research

Institutional Review Board: Management and Function / by Robert J. Amdur and Elizabeth A. Bankert. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2002.
FALK: q R852.5 A46 2002

Randomized Controlled Clinical Trials / by Christopher J. Bulpitt. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996.
FALK: R850 B939 1996

The CenterWatch Directory of Clinical Trials. Boston, MA: CenterWatch, 2002.
CLPGH: REF 610.72 CEN

Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials: Concept and Methodologies / by Shein-Chung Chow and Jen-Pei Liu. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Interscience, 2004.
FALK: R853.S7 C48 2004

An Introduction to Clinical Research / edited by Catherine DeAngelis. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990.
FALK: R852 I61 1990

Data Monitoring Committees in Clinical Trials: A Practical Perspective / by Susan S Ellenberg, Thomas R. Fleming and David L. DeMets. Chichester, West Sussex; Hoboken, NJ: J. Wiley, 2002.
FALK: R853.C55 E455 2003

Small Clinical Trials: Issues and Challenges / edited by Charles H. Evans, Jr. and Suzanne T. Ildstad; Committee on Strategies for Small-Number-Participant Clinical Research Trials, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2001.
CLPGH: r R853.C55 S624 2001x

Fundamentals of Clinical Trials / by Lawrence M. Friedman, Curt D. Furberg and David L. DeMets. Berlin; New York: Springer, 1998.
FALK: R853.C55 F911 1998

Statistics in Medical Research: Developments in Clinical Trials / by Edmund A. Gehan and Noreen A. Lemak. New York: Plenum Medical Book Co., 1994.
HOM: RA407.3 G311 1994

Advances in Clinical Trial Biostatistics / edited by Nancy L. Geller. New York: Marcel Dekker, 2004.
FALK: R853.C55 A39 2004

The Investigator's Guide to Clinical Research / by David Ginsberg. Boston: CenterWatch, Inc., 1999, 2002.
FALK: RM301.27 G5 1999

Statistical Models in Epidemiology, the Environment and Clinical Trials / edited by M. Elizabeth Halloran and Donald Berry. New York: Springer, 2000.
MATH: RA652.2.M3 S735 2000

Designing Clinical Research: An Epidemiologic Approach / by Stephen B. Hulley, MD, MPH, et al. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2001.
FALK: R853.C55 D47 2001

Single-Case Research Designs / edited by Alan E. Kazdin and A. Hussain Tuma. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1982.
WPIC: BF76.5 S617 1982

Textbook of Clinical Trials / edited by David Machin. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2004.
FALK: R853.C55 T49 2004

A Step-by-Step Guide to Clinical Trials / by Marilyn Mulay. Boston, MA: Jones and Bartlett, 2001.
FALK: R853.C55 M84 2001

Clinical Research: What It Is and How It Works / Lori A. Nesbitt. Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2004.
FALK: R850 N47 2004

Clinical Research Coordinator Handbook / by Deborah Norris. Medford, NJ: Plexus Pub., 2000.
FALK: R853.C55 N67 2000

Guide to Good Clinical Practice / by Mary Bernadette Ott and Gary L. Yingling. Washington, DC: Tompson Pub. Group, 1993.
FALK: R853.C55 O76 1993 v.1-2

Clinical Trials: A Methodologic Perspective / by Steven Piantadosi. New York: Wiley, 1997.
FALK: R853.C55 P53 1997
(accompanying computer disk shelved in FALK CMC)

Foundations of Clinical Research: Applications to Practice / by Leslie Gross Portney and Mary P. Watkins. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall Health, 2000.
FALK: R850 P853 2000

Human Trials: Scientists, Investors, and Patients in the Quest for a Cure / Susan Quinn. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Pub., 2001.
CLPGH: R853.C55 Q56 2001x

Grant Application Writer's Handbook / by Liane Reif-Lehrer. Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1995.
LANG: R853.P75 R439 1995 (on-line resource, see below)
CLPGH: R853.P75 R439 1995

Clinical Trials and Human Research: A Practical Guide to Regulatory Compliance / by Fay A. Rozovsky and Rodney K. Adams. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2003.
FALK: R853.H8 R696 2003

Cross-Over Trials in Clinical Research / by Stephen Senn. Chichester; New York: J. Wiley, 1993.
FALK: R853.C76 S478 1993
MATH: R853 C76S45 1993

Key Topics in Clinical Research: A User Guide to Researching, Analyzing, and Publishing Clinical Data / by F. Gao Smith and J. E. Smith. Oxford: BIOS Scientific; New York: Springer-Verlag New York, 2003.
FALK: R850 S65 2003

Guide to Clinical Trials / by Bert Spilker. New York: Raven Press, 1991.
FALK: q R853.C55 S756 1991 (2 copies)
WPIC: QV 771 S756 1991

Data Collection Forms in Clinical Trials / by Bert Spilker and John Schoenfelder. New York: Raven Press, 1991.
FALK: q R853.C55 S756d 1991

Meta-Analysis in Medicine and Health Policy / edited by Dalene K. Stangl and Donald A. Berry. New York; Basel: M. Dekker, 2000.
FALK: RA409 M48 2000
MATH: RA440.6 M48 2000

Biostatistics and Epidemiology: A Primer for Health and Biomedical Professionals / Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller. New York: Springer-Verlag, 2004.
FALK: RA652.2 M3 W37 2004

The Design and Analysis of Sequential Clinical Trials / by John Whitehead. Chichester; New York: J. Wiley & Sons, 1997.
MATH: R853.C55 W47 1997

Consent, Ethics and Recruitment

A Guide to Patient Recruitment: Today's Best Practices and Proven Strategies / by Diana L. Anderson. Boston: CenterWatch, Inc., 2001.
FALK: R853.C55 A5 2001

Informed Consent: Legal Theory and Clinical Practice / by Jessica Berg and Paul Appelbaum. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.
FALK: REF KF3827.I5 A96 2001
LAW: KF3827.I5 A96 2001

Patient Compliance in Medical Practice and Clinical Trials / edited by Joyce A. Cramer and Bert Spilker. New York: Raven Press, 1991.
FALK: R727.43 P298 1991

Informed Consent: A Guide to the Risks and Benefits of Volunteering for Clinical Trials / Kenneth Getz & Deborah Borfitz. Boston, MA: CenterWatch, 2002.
CLPGH: R853.C55.G48 2002x

Protecting Study Volunteers in Research: A Manual for Investigative Sites / by Cynthia McGuire Dunn and Garry Chadwick. Boston, MA: CenterWatch, 1999.
FALK: R853.H8 D86 1999

A History and Theory of Informed Consent / by Ruth R. Faden. Contributers: Tom L. Beauchamp and Nancy M. P. King. New York: Oxford University Press, 1986.
HOM: R725.5 F144 1986
HOM: R725.5 F144 1986
WPIC: KF 3827 F144 1986
LAW: K3611.I5 F33
BRAD: KF3827.I5 F33 1986

Beyond Consent: Seeking Justice in Research / edited by Jeffrey P. Kahn, Anna C. Mastroianni and Jeremy Sugarman. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.
HILL: R853 H8 1998
LAW: R853 H8B49 1998

Women and Health Research: Ethical and Legal Issues of Including Women in Clinical Studies / edited by Anna C. Mastroianni, Ruth Faden and Daniel Federman; Committee on the Ethical and Legal Issues Relating to the Inclusion of Women in Research Studies, Division of Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1994.
CLPGH: r R853.H8 W66 1994 (vol.'s 1 & 2) (on-line resource, see below)

Research Ethics: Cases and Materials / edited by Robin Levin Penslar. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995.
FALK: Q180.55.M67 R46 1995
HILL: Q180.55 M67R46 1995

Protecting Human Research Subjects: Institutional Review Board Guidebook / edited by Robin Levin Penslar with contributions from the National Institutes of Health (U.S.) Office for Protection from Research Risks. Bethesda, MD: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, Office of Extramural Research, Office for Protection from Research Risks.
LAW: REF: R853 H8P46 1993

Quality of Life Assessments in Clinical Trials / edited by Bert Spilker. New York: Raven Press, 1990.
WPIC: WM 20 Q1 1990

Patient Recruitment in Clinical Trials / by Bert Spilker and Joyce A. Cramer. New York: Raven Press, 1992.
WPIC: QV 771 S754 1992

Ethics of Research with Human Subjects: Selected Policies and Resources / edited by Jeremy Sugarman, Anna C. Mastroianni and Jeffrey P. Kahn. Frederick, MD: University Pub. Group, 1998.
LAW: R853.H8 E846 1998

Disease Specific

Cardiovascular Drug Development: Protocol Design and Methodology / edited by Jeffrey S. Borer and John C. Somberg. New York: M. Dekker, 1999.
FALK: RM345 C375 1999

AIDS Clinical Trials / edited by Dianne W. Finkelstein and David A. Schoenfeld. New York: Wiley-Liss, 1995.
FALK: RC607.A26 A345728 1995

Cancer Clinical Trials: Experimental Treatments & How They Can Help You / by Robert Finn. Beijing; Cambridge, MA: O'Reilly, 1999.
CLPGH: RC267.F56 1999 (on-line resource, see below)

Clinical Trials in Oncology / by Stephanie Green, Jacqueline Benedetti and John Crowley. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC, 2003.
FALK: RC267 G744 2003

Research Design in Clinical Psychology / by Alan E. Kazdin. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2003.
WPIC: WM 105 K23r 2003
LANG: RC467.8 K39 2003

What Works for Whom?: A Critical Review of Psychotherapy Research / by Anthony Roth and Peter Fonagy; with contributions from Glenys Perry, Mary Target, and Robert Woods. New York: Guilford Press, 1996.
WPIC: WM 420 R4245 1996

Anticancer Drug Development Guide: Preclinical Screening, Clinical Trials, and Approval / edited by Beverly A. Teicher and Paul A. Andrews. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press, 2004.
FALK: RC271.C5 A6722 2004

Drug

Statistical Methodology in the Pharmaceutical Sciences / edited by Donald A. Berry. New York: M. Dekker, 1990.
FALK: RM301.27 S797 1990
MATH: RM301.27 S73 1990

Clinical Research in Pharmaceutical Development / edited by Barry Bleidt and Michael Montagne. New York: Dekker, 1996.
FALK: RM301.27 C576 1996

Clinical Drug Trials and Tribulations / edited by Allen Cato, Lynda Sutton and Allen Cato, III. New York: Marcel Dekker, 2002.
FALK: RM301.27 C5675 2002

Encyclopedia of Biopharmaceutical Statistics / edited by Shein-Chung Chow. New York: Marcel Dekker, 2000.
FALK: q RM301.25 E53 2000

Statistics in Drug Research: Methodologies and Recent Developments / by Shein-Chung Chow and Jun Shao. New York: M. Dekker, 2002.
FALK: RS57 C48 2002

Managing the Clinical Drug Development Process / by David M. Cocchetto and Ronald V. Nardi. New York: Dekker, 1992.
FALK: RM301.27 C659 1992

A Guide to Clinical Drug Research / by Adam Cohen and John Posner. Dordrecht; Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000.
FALK: RS189 G93 2000

From Test Tube to Patient: New Drug Development in the United States. Rockville, MD: Department of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, Food and Drug Administration, 1995.
CLPGH: rq RM301.25 F76 1995x

New Drug Approval Process / edited by Richard A. Guarino. New York: Dekker, 1993.
FALK: RS189 N532 1993

New Drug Approval Process: The Global Challenge / edited by Richard A. Guarino. New York: Dekker, 2000.
FALK: R853.C55 N49 2000

The Clinical Audit in Pharmaceutical Development / edited by Michael R. Hamrell. New York: Marcel Dekker, 2000.
FALK: RM301.27 C566 2000

Pharmaceutical Project Management / edited by Tony Kennedy. New York: M. Dekker, 1998.
FALK: RS192 P465 1998

Drug Products for Clinical Trials: An International Guide to Formulation, Production, Quality Control / edited by Donald C. Monkhouse and C.T. Rhodes. New York: M. Dekker, 1998.
FALK: RM301.27 D796 1998

The CenterWatch Directory of Drugs in Clinical Trials / edited by Allan Spera; forward by Bert Spilker. Boston, MA: CenterWatch/Thomson Healthcare, 2000.
FALK: RM301.27 C46 2000
CLPGH: REF 610.72 Cen

Drug Discovery and Evaluation: Pharmacological Assays / edited by H. Gerhard Vogel. Berlin; New York: Springer, 2002.
FALK: RM301.25 V64 2002
[accompanying CD ROM shelved in FALK Library Computer & Medical Center (Circ.)]

The Drug Development Process / edited by Peter G. Welling, Louis Lasagna and Umesh V. Banakar. New York: Marcel Dekker, 1996.
FALK: RM301.25 D77 1996

Outcome and Assessment

Publishing and Presenting Clinical Research / by Warren S. Browner. Baltimore: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999.
FALK: R852 B77 1999

Analyzing Survival Data From Clinical Trials and Observational Studies / by Ettore Marubini with Maria Grazia Valsecchi, contributor. Chichester; New York: J. Wiley, 1995.
MATH: R853.C55 M37 1995

Presentation of Clinical Data / by Bert Spilker and John Schoenfelder. New York: Raven Press, 1990.
WPIC: REF W26.5 S756p 1990