Harnessing technology to improve clinical trials: study of real-time informatics to collect data, toxicities, image response assessments, and patient-reported outcomes in a phase II clinical trial.

TitleHarnessing technology to improve clinical trials: study of real-time informatics to collect data, toxicities, image response assessments, and patient-reported outcomes in a phase II clinical trial.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsPietanza CM, Basch EM, Lash A, Schwartz LH, Ginsberg MS, Zhao B, Shouery M, Shaw M, Rogak LJ, Wilson M, Gabow A, Latif M, Lin K-H, Wu Q, Kass SL, Miller CP, Tyson L, Sumner DK, Berkowitz-Hergianto A, Sima CS, Kris MG
JournalJournal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
Volume31
Issue16
Pagination2004-9
Date Published2013 Jun 1
Abstract

In clinical trials, traditional monitoring methods, paper documentation, and outdated collection systems lead to inaccuracies of study information and inefficiencies in the process. Integrated electronic systems offer an opportunity to collect data in real time.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0071968
Alternate JournalJ. Clin. Oncol.