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Clinical Research

Oracle Siebel Clinical Overview

Oracle Siebel Clinical Overview

In this post we will be providing an overview of Oracle Siebel Clinical and how organisations use Siebel clinical to manage their clinical trials more efficiently and effectively. Learning Objectives - Oracle Siebel Clinical By the end of this post, you should be able...

Regulation Governing Computer Systems in Clinical Trials

Regulation Governing Computer Systems in Clinical Trials

Regulation Governing Computer Systems in Clinical Trials Introduction - Regulations Governing Computer Systems in Clinical Trials Regulation Governing Computer Systems in Clinical Trials. The FDA considers the pharmaceutical companies that conduct trials to be...

Drug Development Process

Drug Development Process

The Drug Development Process Once a compound (Drug candidate) is selected and patented, so as to secure space for innovation within the fast moving research arena, the compound has to undergo several stages of preclinical (animal) testing and clinical (human) testing...

Drug Discovery

Drug Discovery

Introduction to Drug Discovery Drug discovery is a research, but should not be confused with academic research. Most academic research involves researching on something for the sake of understanding and there is no final goal. However drug discovery has a focused...

Computers in Clinical Development

Computers in Clinical Development

Computers in Clinical Development The use of Computers in Clinical Development has been evolving rapidly. The clinical development branches can broadly be categorized into two. Clinical Operations Clinical Data Management The Clinical operations team as the name...

Computers in Preclinical development

Computers in Preclinical development

Computers in Preclinical development Computers in preclinical development has become an integral part of pharmaceutical research and development. Computers have found their importance as data management and data analysis tools in Pharmaceutical R&D. Pre-clinical...

Computers in Drug Discovery

Computers in Drug Discovery

Computers in Drug Discovery is now becoming mainstream. For over 40 years X –ray crystallography has been recognized as a standard for viewing three dimensional structures of proteins. This provides a detailed description of arrangement of atoms in a molecule, which...

History of Computers in Pharmaceutical Research

History of Computers in Pharmaceutical Research

History of Computers in Pharmaceutical Research Origin of Computers in Pharmaceutical Research History of Computers in Pharmaceutical Research and Development. Twenty five years ago, one could not even imagine a computer at the desk of every scientist and company...

 

Clinical Data Management

Electronic Data Capture

Electronic Data Capture

Electronic Data Capture is one of the new technologies have impacted the process of clinical data management and have been well accepted to ensure a more efficient and effective method of data collection. Electronic Data Capture Overview The CDISC defines Electronic...

Processes before Clinical Data Submission

Processes before Clinical Data Submission

Processes before Clinical Data Submission In this post we shall be discussing about the clinical data management processes and tasks performed before the submission of clinical data to the regulatory authorities. These are basically divided in Data Extract and Data...

Clinical Data Management – Processes after Data collection

Clinical Data Management – Processes after Data collection

Clinical Data Management - Processes after Data collection Clinical Data Management - Processes after Data Collection. After all the data has been collected and the Last Patient Last Visit (LPLV) has been completed, it should be made sure that all the discrepancies...

Clinical Data Management – Processes during Data Collection

Clinical Data Management – Processes during Data Collection

Clinical Data Management - Processes during Data Collection Clinical Data Management - Processes during Data Collection. Once the CDMS has been installed and the configured and after the systems have been validated, the process of data collection can begin. The...

Clinical Data Management – Processes Before Data Collection

Clinical Data Management – Processes Before Data Collection

Clinical Data Management - Processes Before Data Collection Clinical Data Management - Processes Before Data Collection. A good data management method involves the defining of processes for collection of data and its management even before we begin to collect data....

Oracle Clinical Overview

Oracle Clinical Overview

Oracle Clinical Overview Oracle Clinical Overview and its use in Clinical Data Management Oracle Clinical Overview - Oracle Clinical provides the life science industry the most integrated Clinical Data Management (CDM) and Remote Data Capture (RDC) application on the...

Clinical Data Management Systems

Clinical Data Management Systems

Introduction to Clinical Data Management Systems (CDMS) In this article we shall discuss about the overview of clinical data management systems, their origin, definition of a CDMS and its components. This will give you a broad understanding about the use of Clinical...

Clinical Data Collection Methods

Clinical Data Collection Methods

Methods of Clinical Data Collection Clinical Data Management requires the collection of raw clinical data. Data collection methods are of three types: Paper-based methods Electronic methods Hybrid methods Paper-Based Methods Paper based methods involve collection of...

Introduction to Clinical Data Management

Introduction to Clinical Data Management

Introduction to Clinical Data Management The various phases of drug development we talked about in previous blog posts, churn out enormous amount of clinical data which needs to be processed, stored, cleaned and analyzed and finally submitted to the regulatory...

Designing a Clinical Study in Oracle Clinical

Designing a Clinical Study in Oracle Clinical

In this post we shall discuss the process of Designing Clinical Study in Oracle Clinical using the Design subsystem. Before you read this post you may be interested in reading the process of Planning a Clinical Study in Oracle Clinical Already done that? Great. Let's...

Planning a Clinical Study in Oracle Clinical

Planning a Clinical Study in Oracle Clinical

Planning a Clinical Study in Oracle Clinical is the first step in clinical data management. It helps you define the key parameters of the clinical study as defined with the Protocol. The Planning of a clinical study within Oracle Clinical should start once the draft...

Oracle Clinical Program – Key Features

Oracle Clinical Program – Key Features

The Oracle Clinical program offered by ClinSkill is unique in several ways. We offer a breakthrough mechanism of learning that is self-paced, flexible, modular, practical and affordable. Let's have a look at what makes this program so unique. Online access to Oracle...

 

Pharmacovigilance

Guide to Narrative Writing

Guide to Narrative Writing

This post is a Guide to Narrative writing that will help you understand the importance and various elements of Narrative writing. Introduction The idea of this guide is to introduce the newcomers to the basic writing principles. This is based on the initial writing...

WHO and Safety Reporting

WHO and Safety Reporting

WHO and Safety Reporting In this post we will talk about history, Present program structure, Current work, Guidelines and role of Uppsala Monitoring Centre in relation with WHO and safety reporting for adverse reactions. The WHO International Drug Monitoring Program...

Overview of MedDRA

Overview of MedDRA

Overview of MedDRA In this post we will learn about the Overview of MedDRA, its history and origin, MedDRA subscriptions, contents and uses of MedDRA. Introduction to MedDRA MedDRA is a registered trademark belonging to the International Federation of Pharmaceutical...

Qualified Person for Pharmacovigilance (QPPV)

Qualified Person for Pharmacovigilance (QPPV)

Qualified Person for Pharmacovigilance (QPPV) This post will give you a brief understanding about who a QPPV is and what his roles ad responsibilities are. Introduction - Qualified Person for Pharmacovigilance (QPPV) In the European Union, the Qualified Person...

Audits and Inspections in Pharmacovigilance

Audits and Inspections in Pharmacovigilance

Audits and Inspections in Pharmacovigilance Overview - Audits and Inspections in Pharmacovigilance This post describes how pharmacovigilance audits are performed, from the audit planning to writing an audit report. It gives an overview of several aspects of audit...

Post Marketing Surveillance

Post Marketing Surveillance

Post Marketing Surveillance Introduction to Post Marketing Surveillance The fundamental importance of safety and efficacy assessment throughout the drug development process has been emphasized many times. Efficacy is also considered throughout the drug development...

Signal Detection in Pharmacovigilance

Signal Detection in Pharmacovigilance

Signal Detection in Pharmacovigilance Signal detection in Pharmacovigilance involves looking at the adverse reaction data for patterns that suggest new safety information and specifically whether the new information changes the benefit to risk ratio associated with...

Pharmacovigilance for Vaccines

Pharmacovigilance for Vaccines

Pharmacovigilance for Vaccines Pharmacovigilance for Vaccines, also known as Vaccine vigilance, is defined as the science and activities relating to the detection, assessment, understanding, prevention, and communication of adverse events following immunization, or of...

History of Pharmacovigilance

History of Pharmacovigilance

In this post we discuss about the History of Pharmacovigilance, its definition and the events that led to the need for pharmacovigilance. Old Definition of Pharmacovigilance Pharmacovigilance is the detection in the community of drug effects, usually adverse....

Good Pharmacovigilance Practices

Good Pharmacovigilance Practices

In this post we will learn about Good Pharmacovigilance Practices which includes its background, good reporting practices, Characters of good report forms, Developing a case series as well as Pharmacovigilance plan and Pharmacoepidemiology. Introduction to Good...

Software used in Pharmacovigilance

Software used in Pharmacovigilance

In this post we shall be discussing about some of the common Software used in Pharmacovigilance for the management and reporting of Adverse Events. Introduction to Pharmacovigilance Pharmacovigilance is the pharmacological science relating to the detection,...

Overview of Pharmacovigilance

Overview of Pharmacovigilance

In this post we shall discuss the Overview of Pharmacovigilance. This should help you understand the key terminologies associated with this field and provide you the basic knowledge to explore this domain. So let us start with the Overview of Pharmacovigilance....

Oracle Argus Safety 8.1.1 – Whats new!

Oracle Argus Safety 8.1.1 – Whats new!

Oracle Argus Safety - 8.1.1 - New Features Oracle Argus Safety 8.1.1 was officially few months back, so we thought we would share a question that came up recently from one of our prospective students who wanted to pursue a program in Pharmacovigilance and learn the...

 

Medical writing

Guide to Narrative Writing

Guide to Narrative Writing

This post is a Guide to Narrative writing that will help you understand the importance and various elements of Narrative writing. Introduction The idea of this guide is to introduce the newcomers to the basic writing principles. This is based on the initial writing...

Statistics in Medical Writing

Statistics in Medical Writing

Statistics in Medical Writing In this post, we shall discussion about the significance of Statistics in Medical Writing. We shall look at the components of statistics, the types of data and errors that are commonly encountered while computing them. We shall also learn...

Good versus Poor Scientific Writing

Good versus Poor Scientific Writing

Good versus Poor Scientific Writing In this post, we shall identify what good scientific writing is what is the difference between Good versus Poor Scientific Writing. Its goals and elements will also be explained along with some common myths and misconceptions. Good...

Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSURs)

Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSURs)

Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSURs) In this post we shall discuss about Periodic Safety Update reports (PSURs). in this post we will cover the following topics: Origin The origin of PSUR stems from the following: 1992 - "International Reporting of Periodic Drug...

Introduction to Medical Writing

Introduction to Medical Writing

In this post we shall provide an Introduction to Medical Writing, its types and scope in today’s medical world and the in the clinical research industry. Introduction to Medical Writing Medical writing is defined as communicating clinical and scientific data for a...

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