Clinical Trials in Older Adults

Antonio Cherubini, Roberto Bernabei, Luigi Ferrucci, Niccolò Marchionni, Stephanie Studenski, Bruno Vellas

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Abstract

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

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages264
ISBN (Electronic)9781118323434
ISBN (Print)9781118323496
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 25 2015
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Cherubini, A., Bernabei, R., Ferrucci, L., Marchionni, N., Studenski, S., & Vellas, B. (2015). Clinical Trials in Older Adults. Wiley Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118323434