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Clinical Trials in Older Adults free pdf Clinical Trials in Older Adults is the first book to consider the methodological issues underlying the evaluation of new treatments in older people. * Provides information on the methodology, monitoring and regulations for those planning to conduct a clinical trials involving older adults * Contains examples of ongoing trials involving older adults, and presents the main characteristics of many recently published * Depicts how the issues regarding older adults in clinical trials could be properly addressed with the appropriate study design and conduct * Identifies key issues in performing clinical trials in older patients with common geriatric conditions, i.e. Alzheimer s dementia, depression, low muscle mass, cancer

About Antonio Cherubini

Antonio Cherubini, is Director of Geriatrics and Geriatric Emergency Care at IRCCS-INRCA, Ancona, Italy. He is Associate Professor of Gerontology and Geriatrics at the Perugia University Medical School. He was research fellow at the department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, from 1997-1998. He is co-author of several books of geriatric medicine in Italy. He is author of more than 200 papers in peer reviewed international journals. He is currently member of the Geriatric Expert Group of the European Medicine Agency. Roberto Bernabei, Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy. Luigi Ferrucci is the Scientific Director of the National Institute of Aging, NIH, Baltimore, MD, USA. Niccolo Marchionni, Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, Unit of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, University of Florence and Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy. Bruno Vellas, Gerontopole de Toulouse. Department of Geriatric Medicine, Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse- INSERM Unit 1027. University Toulouse III. Toulouse, France. Stephanie Studenski, Professor of Medicine and Director of Research, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Program Director, Pittsburgh Pepper Center- Director, AOC in Geriatric Medicine, Staff Physician at the GRECC, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System.

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Author : Antonio Cherubini
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 25 September 2015
ISBN : 1118323491
EAN : 9781118323496
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 280 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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