Basic Science Techniques in Clinical Practice

  • H. R. H. Patel
  • M. Arya
  • I. S. Shergill

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. S. J. Vyas, M. Arya, I. S. Shergill, H. R. H. Patel
    Pages 1-7
  3. Rumana Z. Omar, Julie A. Barber, Gareth Ambler
    Pages 8-17
  4. Philippa Munson
    Pages 18-30
  5. Khurshid Alam, Edwin T. Anthony, P. N. Vaiude, Faruquz Zaman, Harshad A. Navsaria
    Pages 31-37
  6. P. Erotocritou, M. Arya, S. N. Shukla, H. R. H. Patel
    Pages 38-47
  7. Stephan Schlickeiser, Uwe Pleyer
    Pages 48-57
  8. Fiona Campbell, John M. S. Bartlett
    Pages 58-65
  9. Lyndon M. Gommersall, M. Arya, Prabhabhai S. Patel, H. R. H. Patel
    Pages 66-85
  10. Maysa M. Abu-Khalaf, Lyndsay N. Harris, Gina G. Chung
    Pages 98-108
  11. George Z. Mentis, Yoshiyasu Arai, Michael J. O’Donovan
    Pages 109-116
  12. Howard A. Bird
    Pages 117-125
  13. Julie A. Barber, Gareth Ambler, Rumana Z. Omar
    Pages 126-138
  14. H. R. H. Patel, I. S. Shergill, M. Arya
    Pages 139-139
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 141-150

About this book


Medical researchers including doctors, nurses, medical students and allied health professionals are required to undertake a period of research as part of their career pathway. Basic Science Techniques in Clinical Practice covers the main areas, allowing anyone to set up and complete research projects and this information can easily be translated to clinical projects. Written by international authors to provide a flavor from many institutions, the book’s appeal is cross-sectional, both at hospital and primary care levels worldwide.

The book covers modern laboratory techniques for laboratory-based research, as well as research governance and designing projects. The final sections importantly tackles data analysis and the presentation of the results (oral and written).

This book is valuable reading for all doctors, medical students, and individuals in related specialities, either in research or considering research (e.g. MD, PhD, MSc and Intercalated BSc).


Clinical Research Data Analysis Laboratory Laboratory Techniques Medical Research Research Governance

Editors and affiliations

  • H. R. H. Patel
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  • M. Arya
    • 5
  • I. S. Shergill
    • 6
  1. 1.Section of Laparoscopic UrologyUniversity College HospitalLondonUK
  2. 2.University of Rochester Medical CenterRochesterUSA
  3. 3.Gujarat Cancer and Research InstituteAmedabadIndia
  4. 4.Hospital ClinicUniversity of BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  5. 5.Prostate Cancer Research CentreUniversity College LondonLondonUK
  6. 6.Institute of UrologyUniversity College LondonLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London Limited 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-84628-546-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-84628-740-4
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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