Welcome to the NIH Collaboratory’s Rethinking Clinical Trials: A Living Textbook of Pragmatic Clinical Trials! The Living Textbook is designed to provide information on how to understand, design, conduct, analyze & disseminate pragmatic clinical trials (PCTs).
Topic Chapters provide detailed, textbook-like information on various aspects of pragmatic clinical trials, complete with citations and links to resources.
Tools for Research encompasses practical guidance and "toolkits" for conducting different aspects of pragmatic clinical research.
Electronic Phenotyping • Biostatistical Guidances • Data Quality • Computer-Adaptive Testing • Patient-Reported Outcomes White Papers • Writing for Clinical Research • Intro to Pragmatic Clinical Trials
The Living Textbook Blog offers news and updates related to pragmatic clinical research, as well as bulletins about new content available on Rethinking Clinical Trials and the NIH Collaboratory Knowledge Repository.
Originally published on January 3, 2014.
Updated April 13, 2015.
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