Clinical Trial Software

Implementing Risk-Based Monitoring in Your Clinical Trial Processes

Over the past few years, we’ve begun to see a shift away from traditional site monitoring and more movement toward risk-based monitoring (RBM) programs. Instead of following a traditional monitoring plan in which a clinical research associate (CRA) routinely visits a site – approximately every six weeks – to complete source data verification (SDV) each […]

Open APIs and Webhooks: The Key to Interoperability in Clinical Research Technology

The interoperability of technology platforms is an often-discussed but dodgy concept in the clinical research industry. While it is widely agreed upon that flexible software systems offer much more value than rigid systems, very few flexible technology tools for clinical research exist. In fact, there are a couple popular eClinical systems on the market that tout […]

The Value of Data Collected Using eCOA and ePRO in Clinical Research

Surrounding the industry shift to make clinical trials more patient-centric, there has been a drastic increase in the adoption of eCOA and ePRO technology solutions. According to a recent research report conducted on the electronic clinical outcome assessments (eCOA) and electronic patient reported outcomes (ePRO) market, this segment of the clinical research industry – and […]

New Advanced Reporting Options Enhance Experience for Clinical Research Professionals

Technology provider Crucial Data Solutions, Inc. has made innovative enhancements to the reporting options included in their eClinical software.  RENO, NEV. AND TAHOE, NEV. (PRWEB) MARCH 14, 2018 Crucial Data Solutions, Inc. announced today the latest update to their eClinical technology, which includes advanced reporting options. Both of Crucial Data Solutions’ electronic data capture (EDC) platforms, […]

A Glance Back at 2017

As we enjoy the last week of 2017 at Crucial Data Solutions, we find ourselves reflecting on progress and growth. One month after the next, we were busy with product updates, releases, and customer relationships. Here’s a look back at our most momentous events of the year: February: Clinical Studio version 4.4’s update included a […]

6 Ways EDC Systems Can Benefit Preclinical Labs

UPDATED: This post was updated for 2017 to reflect new information and more examples. Enjoy! Electronic Data Capture (EDC) is an amazing tool for preclinical or animal labs. Because of the intricacies involved in conducting animal studies, it’s become increasingly important to use a system that was built around the workflow of a preclinical lab. Some […]

Still Using Paper CRFs in Clinical Trials?

By: Dr. Leigh J. Mack | Chief Medical Officer Does your clinical trial look like this? The year is 2018. A sponsor for a new anti-arrhythmic medication and a CRO meet to discuss the strategy for a Phase 3 national clinical trial on the all-in-one system, Clinical Studio, that integrates other peripheral systems. What would […]

New to Using EDC? Clinical Studio Makes Paperless Clinical Trials Simple

By: Dr. Leigh J. Mack | Chief Medical Officer Clinical Studio is one of the simplest clinical trial software systems to use for a trial. It takes only a couple days to learn the system and has the robustness to run a multi-site, multi-national Phase III trial with ease. The user interface is very approachable […]

The Age of Data Collection

via GIPHY UPDATED: This post was updated for 2018 to reflect new information and more examples. Enjoy! It’s the age of data. Collection of data is what drives world technology at such an alarming rate. Students of medical research and those involved in the field are learning and practicing in a unique era where we are […]

The Data, The Whole Data, And Nothing But The Data

This is the second in a two part article describing important points to consider when designing case report forms (CRFs) in an electronic data capture (EDC) system for use in a clinical trial.  Click here for Part 1. Capturing time points on a CRF requires some careful thought.  If a series of time points are […]