Clinical Lab Skills
Full course description
Clinical Lab Skills focuses on the basic techniques used in clinical research to assess functions of the organ and systems of a human body. You will learn how to perform anthropometric and cardiovascular assessment, lung function testing, electrocardiography and heart rate variability and how to interpret results of these studies. Special emphasis will be laid on the main principles of design of the clinical trials and application of the Good Clinical Practice concept in the studies involving human participants. At the end of the training you will improve your abilities and skills to perform clinical research.
- To apply main principles of Good Clinical Practice in clinical research.
- To perform and assess anthropometric and basic cardiorespiratory measurements, heart rate variability, electrocardiogram and pulmonary function testing.
- To assess and conclude over the design of a clinical trials.
No compulsory literature will be requested for this course.