skip to content
Design and analysis of cluster randomization trials in health research Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Design and analysis of cluster randomization trials in health research

Author: Allan Donner; Neil Klar
Publisher: London : Arnold, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Presents a systematic and unified treatment of the topic. Contains chapters on the history of cluster randomized trials, ethical issues, and reporting guidelines. For investigators in the planning or analysis stages of a study, and graduate students in research methodology.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Donner; Neil Klar
ISBN: 9780340691533 0340691530
OCLC Number: 44736837
Description: x, 178 pages : illustrations, tables ; 25 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Preface --
1. Introduction --
2. The historical development of cluster randomized trials --
2.1. Randomized trials before 1950 --
2.2. Cluster randomized trials between 1950 and 1978 --
2.3. Cluster randomized trials since 1978 --
3. Issues arising in the planning of cluster randomization trials --
3.1. Selecting interventions --
3.2. Setting eligibility criteria --
3.3. Measuring subject response --
3.4. The most commonly used experimental designs --
3.5. Factorial and crossover designs --
3.6. Selecting an experimental design --
3.7. The importance of cluster-level replication --
3.8. Strategies for conducting successful trials --
4. The role of informed consent and other ethical issues --
4.1. The risk of harm --
4.2. Informed consent --
4.3. Subject blindness and informed consent --
4.4. Randomized consent designs --
4.5. Ethical issues and trial monitoring --
5. Sample size estimation for cluster randomization designs --
5.1. General issues of sample size estimation --
5.2. The completely randomized design --
5.3. The matched-pair design --
5.4. The stratified design --
5.5. Issues involving losses to follow-up --
5.6. Strategies for achieving desired power --
6. Analysis of binary outcomes --
6.1. Selecting the unit of analysis --
6.2. The completely randomized design --
6.3. The matched-pair design --
6.4. The stratified design --
7. Analysis of quantitative outcomes --
7.1. The completely randomized design --
7.2. The matched-pair design --
7.3. The stratified design --
8. Analysis of count, time to event and categorical outcomes --
8.1. Count and time to event data --
8.2. Categorical data --
9. Reporting of cluster randomization trials --
9.1. Reporting of study design --
9.2. Reporting of study results --
References --
Index.
Responsibility: Allan Donner, Neil Klar.
More information:

Abstract:

It is becoming common for health researchers to randomise intact social units, or "clusters", such as families, medical practices or entire communities in clinical trials. This text presents methods  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44736837> # Design and analysis of cluster randomization trials in health research
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "44736837" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/clinical_trials> ; # Clinical trials
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/cluster_analysis> ; # Cluster Analysis
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107671> ; # Medicine--Research--Methodology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/randomized_controlled_trials_as_topic_methods> ; # Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic--methods
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/610.72/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/948539> ; # Group-randomized trials
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/research_design> ; # Research Design
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015079> ; # Medicine--Research--Methodology
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/28886571> ; # Neil Klar
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/21495014> ; # Allan Donner
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:description "Presents a systematic and unified treatment of the topic. Contains chapters on the history of cluster randomized trials, ethical issues, and reporting guidelines. For investigators in the planning or analysis stages of a study, and graduate students in research methodology."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/44640> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Design and analysis of cluster randomization trials in health research"@en ;
    schema:productID "44736837" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44736837#PublicationEvent/london_arnold_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Agent/arnold> ; # Arnold
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=009302032&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0638/2001266395-t.html> ;
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=009302032&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780340691533> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA052489> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44736837> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/clinical_trials> # Clinical trials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clinical trials"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/cluster_analysis> # Cluster Analysis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cluster Analysis"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/randomized_controlled_trials_as_topic_methods> # Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic--methods
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic--methods"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/44640#Topic/research_design> # Research Design
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Research Design"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107671> # Medicine--Research--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Medicine--Research--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1015079> # Medicine--Research--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Medicine--Research--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/948539> # Group-randomized trials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Group-randomized trials"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/21495014> # Allan Donner
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Donner" ;
    schema:givenName "Allan" ;
    schema:name "Allan Donner" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/28886571> # Neil Klar
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Klar" ;
    schema:givenName "Neil" ;
    schema:name "Neil Klar" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780340691533>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0340691530" ;
    schema:isbn "9780340691533" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.