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Module Reading List

Clinical Trials Research, 2019/20
Maria Bryant
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core reading

  1. Clinical trials tool kit: Planning and Design.  
  2. CONSORT statement discussion. Multiple papers with Journal of the American Medical Association. ISSN: 0098-7484 2001; 285  
  3. The Changing Face of Clinical Trials. New England Journal of Medicine. Series of monthly papers from June 2012  
  4. Understanding Clinical Trials. NIHR. version 2 (October 2010)  
  5. Funding opportunities for Research and Career development

Further reading

  1. Crombie, I. K., & Davies, H. T. O. 1996. Research in health care : design, conduct and interpretation of health services research ISBN: 0471962597. Chichester: Wiley.
  2. Pocock, S. J. 1983. Clinical trials : a practical approach ISBN: 0471901555. Chichester; New York: Wiley.
  3. Smajdor, A., Sydes, M. R., Gelling, L., & Wilkinson, M. (2009). Applying for Ethical Approval for Research in the United Kingdom. British medical journal. ISSN: 0959-8138; 1468-5833; 0959-8146; 0959-8154; 0959-535X; 1756-1833; 339:b4013
  4. C Clinical Research Networks and NHS service support: A guide for researchers. The National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network Coordinating Centre Version 1. Dec 2010
  5. Beyond Scientific Publication: Strategies for Disseminating Research Findings. CARE: Community Alliance for Research and Engagement. Yale Centre for Clinical Investigation
  6. Attributing the costs of health & social care Research & Development (AcoRD)
  7. Information for participants at the end of a study: Guidance for Researchers/Sponsors/ Chief Investigators/Principal Investigators
  8. Developing and evaluating complex interventions. MRC
  9. Process evaluation of complex interventions. MRC guidance.
  10. Trial Forge. Twitter @Trial_Forge

Background reading

  1. Clinical trials and medical research: Definitions. NHS Choices
  2. Leeds institute of Clinical Trials Research website:


This list was last updated on 08/08/2019