Clinical and Translational Science : Principles of Human Research Paperback / softback
Edited by David Robertson, Gordon Williams
Clinical and Translational Science: Principles of Human Research, Second Edition, is the most authoritative and timely resource for the broad range of investigators taking on the challenge of clinical and translational science, a field that is devoted to investigating human health and disease, interventions, and outcomes for the purposes of developing new treatment approaches, devices, and modalities to improve health. This updated second edition has been prepared with an international perspective, beginning with fundamental principles, experimental design, epidemiology, traditional and new biostatistical approaches, and investigative tools.
It presents complete instruction and guidance from fundamental principles, approaches, and infrastructure, especially for human genetics and genomics, human pharmacology, research in special populations, the societal context of human research, and the future of human research.
The book moves on to discuss legal, social, and ethical issues, and concludes with a discussion of future prospects, providing readers with a comprehensive view of this rapidly developing area of science.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 808 pages, 150; Illustrations, unspecified
- Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Publication Date: 22/12/2016
- Category: Medical research
- ISBN: 9780128021019