Statistics expertise for medical and healthcare research
We collaborate with researchers across the UK and the globe to conduct world-class medical and healthcare research, aiming to advance healthcare practice and policy. We are committed to improving the standard of medical research methodology through research on research and methods development. We champion transparent and complete reporting of health research through reporting guidelines and training provision.
20 years experience in medical statistics
80+ current trials
Team of medical statisticians, epidemiologists, methodologists and systematic review specialists
Home of the Oxford Clinical Trials Research Unit (OCTRU) and the UK EQUATOR Centre
The Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences aims to discover the causes of musculoskeletal and inflammatory conditions to deliver excellent, innovative care that improves people’s quality of life.
Platelet-rich plasma in Achilles tendon healing 2 (PATH-2) trial: statistical analysis plan for a multicentre, double-blinded, parallel-group, placebo-controlled randomised clinical trial.
Schlüssel MM. et al, (2018), Trials, 19
Multiple imputation for patient reported outcome measures in randomised controlled trials: advantages and disadvantages of imputing at the item, subscale or composite score level.
Rombach I. et al, (2018), BMC Med Res Methodol, 18
Sample size calculations are poorly conducted and reported in many randomised trials of hip and knee osteoarthritis: results of a systematic review.
Copsey B. et al, (2018), J Clin Epidemiol
Response to "Why all randomised controlled trials produce biased results".
Althouse AD. et al, (2018), Ann Med, 1 - 6
About the EQUATOR Network
The EQUATOR Network is an international initiative set up to help researchers and journals publish well-reported, reliable, usable research papers through reporting guidelines. CSM is home to the UK EQUATOR Centre.