Posts Tagged ‘randomized trials’

September 16th, 2013

Combining Randomized Trials And Registries: A New Paradigm

Ultimately, we need clinical trials to know what drugs and medical devices work. Without them, we will not have the evidence we need for clinical practice guidelines, and clinical care will not evolve. But traditional clinical trial approaches are not sustainable – too expensive and too inefficient. The new hope for clinical trials is to […]

September 1st, 2013

A Disruptive TASTE of the Future?

Negative findings from a registry-based randomized trial of pre-PCI thrombus aspiration for STEMI patients

August 24th, 2012

Topol: The Clinical Trial World Is “Contrived”

Eric Topol says it’s time to “get rid of the randomized trial.” What do you say?