Navigation Links
DIA Annual Meeting Attendees Invited to Participate in Electronic Data Capture (EDC) Clinical Trial Survey
Date:6/22/2009

eClinical Forum partners with TechTeam Global to complete important new study

SAN DIEGO, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Attendees at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Drug Information Association (DIA), held June 21-25 in San Diego, Calif., will have a chance to respond to an in-depth, global survey of investigational site experience with eClinical trial technologies.

TechTeam Global, Inc. (Nasdaq: TEAM), a worldwide provider of information technology outsourcing and business process outsourcing services, is facilitating the survey in partnership with the eClinical Forum. Members of the eClinical Forum and numerous other collaborating associations have invited site staff involved in clinical trials to participate in this global and system-independent survey. DIA Annual Meeting attendees can participate by visiting Booth 2209 on the conference show floor.

This survey will provide valuable insight into trends regarding use of eClinical technologies. It is the first update in seven years to a report on EDC use in clinical trials published in July 2001. At that time, it was reported that:

  • 52 percent of survey respondents had experience with EDC. Within that group, 44 percent of clinical trials used EDC.
  • The majority of patient data was still entered traditionally in paper patient records, with only 14 percent of data entered directly in electronic case report forms (eCRF).
  • 69 percent of investigators said EDC would positively affect their decision to participate in trials.

Other organizations participating in the 2009 survey include Data Management Biomedical (DMB), Association for Clinical Data Management (ACDM), ARCS Australia Ltd and Der Fachverband fur Berufstatige in der Medizinischen Dokumentation (DVMD).

Professor Dr. Paul Gemmel from the University of Ghent, Department of Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship is supervising the survey and will validate its methodology and statistical relevance. TechTeam is scheduled to announce the survey's findings in a webinar on October 12, 2009.

About TechTeam Global, Inc.

TechTeam Global, Inc. is a leading provider of IT outsourcing and business process outsourcing services to large and medium businesses, as well as government organizations. The company's primary services include service desk, technical support, desk-side support, security administration, infrastructure management and related professional services. TechTeam also provides a number of specialized, value-added services in specific vertical markets, including eClinical trial support. Founded in 1979, TechTeam has nearly 3,000 employees across the world, providing IT support in 32 languages. TechTeam's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol "TEAM." For more information, call 800-522-4451 or visit www.techteam.com.

    Contacts:
    TechTeam Global, Inc.                   Boscobel Marketing Communications
    Chris Donohue                           Jessica Klenk
    VP, Global Strategy & Marketing         (301) 588-2900 Ext. 121
    (248) 357-2866                          jklenk@boscobel.com
    cdonohue@techteam.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE TechTeam Global, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Overview of Pixantrone Phase III Clinical Data Presentation at American Society of Clinical Oncology 2009 Annual Meeting Now Available at Clinical Care Options
2. Merz Pharmaceuticals Announces Results of Clinical Trials with NT-201(Botulinum neurotoxin type A free from complexing proteins) at Annual Movement Disorders Society Meeting
3. SCAI Statement on the BARI 2D Trial (Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation With Diabetes Trial) Presented at the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Annual Scientific Sessions and Published in The New England Journal of Medicine
4. Cardiogenesis Announces Presentation of its PHOENIX(R) Combination TMR Plus Stem Cell Delivery System at the International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgeons (ISMICS) Annual Meeting
5. Data From Clinical Study of bioTheranostics Molecular Diagnostic Test Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
6. Proteolix Presents Positive Clinical Data for Carfilzomib in Multiple Myeloma at the 2009 ASCO Annual Meeting
7. Proteolix Presents Phase 1b/2 Clinical Data for Carfilzomib in Advanced Solid Tumor Patients at the 2009 ASCO Annual Meeting
8. Bayer Announces Leukine(R) Data Presentations at 45th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
9. Celladon Provides MYDICAR(R) Program Update of First-In-Human Trial for Advanced Heart Failure at American Society of Gene Therapy Annual Meeting
10. Chipscreen and HUYA Bioscience to Present Clinical Data on Novel HDAC Inhibitor at the 2009 ASCO Annual Meeting
11. InteKrin Therapeutics to Present at the 2009 American Diabetes Association Annual Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/23/2017)... , Mar. 23, 2017 Research and Markets ... Market: Analysis By Procedure, Replacement Procedure By Technique, Repair Procedure By ... ... Valve Devices Market is forecasted to grow at a CAGR of ... devices is driven by rising aging population, growth in population with ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... March 23, 2017 ... created through extensive primary research (inputs from industry ... aims to present the analysis of global heart ... (Replacement and Repair); Replacement Procedure By Technique (Mechanical, ... Technique (Surgical Devices, Balloon Valvuloplasty, Transcatheter Mitral Valve ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... 23, 2017 As a result of ... the prevalence of allergic diseases, cutting edge developments ... revolutionising the ways in which pharmaceutical and biotech ... promises to be both a high quality meeting ... interest groups, immunologists, research scholars and doctors. The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:3/24/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Vighter established its NAEMT Authorized Training Center ... Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) course scholarships to four medics assigned to the Minnesota ... cooperation with the American College of Surgeons to promote critical thinking in addressing ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... , ... March 24, 2017 , ... According to a ... is invalid because it does not obey the rules Congress has directed the CBO ... jobs, which the GOP reform would restore. Yet, it estimates a reduction in employer-based ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... ... 24, 2017 , ... In just two days, Aqua Design ... garden on Kickstarter . Surpassing the $100,000 milestone so quickly,10-times the original ... (and counting) already backing the campaign. , “We are very grateful for ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... March 24, 2017 , ... Viewers who ... variety of critical historical facts, cultural practices, goods, services, and societal issues tend to ... will look into the popular practice of utilizing running events for causes around the ...
(Date:3/24/2017)... ... March 24, 2017 , ... “End Time GPS”: ... events will interrelate. “End Time GPS” is the creation of published author, Wesley ... while working on military munitions and space-vehicle projects. Now, at age ninety-one, he shares ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):