How to conduct research.. A, B, Cs

Useful links to information on how to do research

 Epidemiology methods for clinical research: ‘Epidemiology for the uninitiated (free textbook)’

Before you start

See what research has already been done – look at the Database of research in Stroke (DORIS): Searchable database of trials in stroke based on Cochrane Stroke Group Register of Trials: www.askdoris.org

Do your own systematic review of research evidence

a) Thinking of doing a systematic review of laboratory experiments testing a treatment for stroke patients? Visit the CAMARADES website for training materials: www.dcn.ed.ac.uk 

b) Thinking of doing a systematic review of a treatment for stroke patients? consider doing a Cochrane Stroke Systematic Review: www.stroke.cochrane.org

Clinical Trials

Clinical trial tips on getting started: series of short lectures on WSA:

How to report your research; read this before you start your research!

www.equator-network.org