Research methods for pharmaceutical practice and policy /

Aparasu, Rajender R

Research methods for pharmaceutical practice and policy / edited by Rajender R. Aparasu - 1st Ed - London ; Chicago : Pharmaceutical Press, 2011 - xxii, 310 p. : ill. ; 24 cm - Pharmacy business administration series . - Pharmacy business administration series .

Includes bibliographical references and index

Scientific approach to pharmaceutical practice and policy research -- Conceptualizing research -- Operationalizing research -- Measurement theory and practice -- Experimental designs -- Nonexperimental research -- Sampling methods -- Systematic review of the literature -- Data collection methods -- Survey design -- Statistical analysis -- Secondary data analysis: administrative data -- Secondary data analysis: commercial data -- Secondary data analysis: national sample data -- Program evaluation -- The future of pharmaceutical policy research

This text provides the theory and practice for conducting pharmaceutical policy research. It covers all aspects of scientific research from conceptualising to statistical analysis. It also provides scientific basis and a good understanding of the principles and practice of conducting pharmaceutical policy research

9780853698807 (pbk.) 0853698805 (pbk.)

GBB070345 bnb

Research Design
Health Policy
Pharmaceutical policy

RS122 / .R47 2011

615.04 / R

2011 B-891 QV 20.5