SMART Fundamentals, Video #4: Dr. Tyler Williamson presents “Appraising Pharmaceutical Safety Trials with ‘Confidence'” [21 min]

Welcome back to SMART Fundamentals. In this video module, Dr. Tyler Williamson, Associate Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Calgary, presents “Appraising Pharmaceutical Safety Trials with ‘Confidence’: Examining the Results and Methodology of the Oral Surveillance Safety Study”. Assessing the safety of pharmaceutical products is an important part of all clinical trials. In this session we review the foundational statistical concepts commonly used in presenting drug safety results and explore the recently published safety results from the ORAL Surveillance Study from the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Here is a link to the ORAL Surveillance Safety Study referred to in the video: https://bit.ly/NEJM_Ytterberg