Centre for Statistics in Medicine
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 Big Health Data Research, OCTRU and the UK EQUATOR Centre
Read about our programme of research and collaboration in the medical and healthcare research community.
Join our regular training events and lectures on all aspects of the design, conduct, analysis, and reporting of medical and healthcare research.Find out more
EQUATOR PUBLICATION SCHOOL
Fit for purpose: The secrets of success in writing, publishing, and disseminating research articles
For the third year, the UK EQUATOR Centre, part of the internationally recognised EQUATOR Network is holding its unique flagship summer writing school. Our simple aim is to improve the quality and completeness of research publications so they are useful, usable and accessible to all.Find out more
Altman DG., (2015), Trials, 16
Specifying the target difference in the primary outcome for a randomised controlled trial: guidance for researchers.
Cook JA. et al, (2015), Trials, 16
Coupe N. et al, (2015), Eur J Cancer, 51, 359 - 366
Barrett's Oesophagus Surveillance versus endoscopy at need Study (BOSS): protocol and analysis plan for a multicentre randomized controlled trial.
Old O. et al, (2015), J Med Screen, 22, 158 - 164
Transparent Reporting of a multivariable prediction model for Individual Prognosis Or Diagnosis (TRIPOD).
Collins GS. et al, (2015), Ann Intern Med, 162, 735 - 736