Design of Randomised Controlled Trials
Introduces randomised comparisons as a major tool used in medical research and the basis of providing evidence for improving clinical practice. Major topics are Randomised Controlled Trials; Issues in Randomised Controlled Trials; and Sample size. This course is offered in conjunction with the Biostatistics Collaboration of Australia (BCA).
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Semester 2 - 2015
(Distance Education - Callaghan)
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
This course will provide problems based on clinical questions, and the need and value of different experimental designs will be introduced and expanded. Within this context, issues with regard to randomisation, clinical study design and analysis interpretation will be developed. Efficiency issues such as sample size and power will be introduced at appropriate points in the unit.
|Replacing Course(s)||This course replaces the following course(s): BIOS6060. Students who have successfully completed BIOS6060 are not eligible to enrol in BIOS6061.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Epidemiology (EPID6420); Mathematical Background for Biostatistics (BIOS6040)|
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for BIOS6061|