Clinical Research

Ophthalmology Clinical Trials

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Clinical trials are the experiments that involve the participation of human volunteers to find out whether a new treatment is safe, effective and superiority of the treatment. In Ophthalmology, clinical trials are mainly being conducted in the following therapeutic conditions: Astigmatism Cataracts Conjunctivitis, Bacterial Diabetic Macular Edema Diabetic Retinopathy Eye Disorders/Infections Glaucoma Macular Degeneration Macular […]

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Clinical Trials / Clinical Research in Tanzania

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In Tanzania, Health Research was started in 1897 by the incident of opening a laboratory by Dr. Koch, a German scientist. In 50 years of the country’s Independence, a lot has been done in health research, as reported by an official Newspaper. In 1912, epidemiological studies were conducted by seven Germans, following an outbreak of […]

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Introduction to MedDRA:

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MedDRA, the Medical Dictionary for Regulatory Activities, is a medical terminology used to classify adverse event information associated with the use of biopharmaceuticals and other medical products. (Defined by MedDRA MSSO). Big-Pharma used one or more available sources for medical terminology coding, like COSTART, WHO-ART, WHO-DRUG, etc., for many years. But in order to bring […]

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Biostatistics in Clinical Trials:

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Biostatistics an application of statistics is nothing but the science of the analyzing design and data of biological experiments, especially in medicine and related research. By definition, it is the collection, summarization, and analysis of data from those experiments; and the interpretation of, and inference from, the results. Statistical analyses may be helpful in answering […]