Edinburgh Clinical Trials

Statistics and Methodology

ECTU has a team of medical statisticians, clinicians, health economists and IT specialists who can advise on the design, conduct, analysis and reporting of studies.

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Our team can assist with:


  • Study design, including sample size and choice of analysis methods
  • Reports and interim analyses for trial teams, steering committees and data monitoring committees.
  • Final data analyses and reporting of results.


Contact Prof Steff Lewis and Dr Chris Weir - with 'statistics enquiry' in the subject line:


Prof Steff Lewis or Dr Chris Weir

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Health Economics

ECTU has a team of health economists - further information here.