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Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation. Transforming Clinical Research in the United States: Challenges and Opportunities: Workshop Summary. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2010.

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Transforming Clinical Research in the United States: Challenges and Opportunities: Workshop Summary.

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Acronyms

ACS

acute coronary syndromes

ADA

American Diabetes Association

ADOPT

A Diabetes Outcome Progression Trial

AHA

American Heart Association

AHRQ

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

ARO

academic research organization

ARRA

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

caBIG

Cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid

CDER

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research

CEC

clinical events committee

CER

comparative effectiveness research

CMS

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CNS

central nervous system

CRF

case report form

CRN

clinical research network

CRO

contract research organization

CTA

clinical trial agreement

CTEP

Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program

CTSA

Clinical and Translational Science Awards

CTTI

Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative

DBSA

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

DCRI

Duke Clinical Research Institute

DMC

data monitoring committee

DPP

diabetes prevention program

DSMB

data safety monitoring board

ECG

electrocardiogram

ECOG

Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group

FDA

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDAAA

Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007

FDAMA

Food and Drug Administration Modernization Act of 1997

HAM-D

Hamilton Depression Rating Scale

HHS

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HIPAA

Health Information Portability and Accountability Act

ICMJE

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors

IECRN

Inventory and Evaluation of Clinical Research Networks

IOM

Institute of Medicine

IRB

Institutional Review Board

ISIS

International Study of Infarct Survival

JDRF

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

MI

myocardial infarction

MTA

material transfer agreement

NCI

National Cancer Institute

NCRR

National Center for Research Resources

NDA

New Drug Application

NHLBI

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

NIA

National Institute on Aging

NIAID

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

NIDDK

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NIMH

National Institute of Mental Health

NLM

National Library of Medicine

OAT

occluded artery trial

OPEN

oncology patient enrollment network

PBRN

Practice-Based Research Network

PCI

percutaneous intervention

PCORI

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

PhRMA

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

PI

principal investigator

RCT

randomized controlled trial

RFA

Request for Applications

SSRI

selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor

STAR*D

Sequenced Treatment Alternatives to Relieve Depression

STEMI

ST segment elevation myocardial infarction

TIMI

Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction Study Group

VA

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

WHO

World Health Organization

Copyright © 2010, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK50883

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