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TFR Course 2017

The course includes five modules over five days:
1) Conceptual overview of clinical research;
2) Randomised controlled trials;
3) Cohort studies;
4) Qualitative and mixed studies;
5) Systematic reviews.
Each module will include a morning lecture/group work and an afternoon lecture/group work, where clinicians will build their skills to participate to clinical studies or develop their own clinical study protocol.

Target Audience

The course is open to all clinicians interested in gaining a basic understanding of clinical research. This course will provide clinicians with an overview of the methodology used to conduct clinical research. The purpose of the course is to provide clinicians with the fundamental concepts and tools to design clinical studies.
Date:13-17 March 2017
Location:Munich, Germany
Venue:Hilton Munich City Rosenheimer Str. 15,
81667 München

Registration for TFR Course 2017

Discounts for EUROSPINE members are available:
TFR course: € 400 for members, € 600 for non-members

Learning Outcomes

  • Be able to develop a research question
  • Be able to formulate a hypothesis from the research question
  • Understand the importance of using a conceptual model for the study
  • Be able to choose "best" study design for proposed study
  • Be introduced to and gain knowledge of limitations to a proposed study design
  • Be knowledgeable about basic methodological steps for clinical research including selection of study sample, outcome measures, data collection, confidentiality measures and potential biases
  • Be introduced to appropriate statistical analysis for a selected study design
  • Be knowledgeable about critical appraisal of the literature

Course Format and Design

Modules will be taught through group work, didactic lectures and presentations reports of the delegates.

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