Chapter 6. Cluster Designs, Repeated Measures Data and more than Two Groups

  1. David Machin1,2,3,
  2. Michael J. Campbell3,
  3. Say Beng Tan4,5 and
  4. Sze Huey Tan2

Published Online: 30 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300710.ch6

Sample Size Tables for Clinical Studies, Third Edition

Sample Size Tables for Clinical Studies, Third Edition

How to Cite

Machin, D., Campbell, M. J., Tan, S. B. and Tan, S. H. (2008) Cluster Designs, Repeated Measures Data and more than Two Groups, in Sample Size Tables for Clinical Studies, Third Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300710.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group, University of Leicester, UK

  2. 2

    Division of Clinical Trials and Epidemiological Sciences, National Cancer Centre, Singapore

  3. 3

    Medical Statistics Unit, School of Health and Related Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK

  4. 4

    Singapore Clinical Research Institute, Singapore

  5. 5

    Duke–NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 21 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146500

Online ISBN: 9781444300710

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Keywords:

  • cluster designs, repeated measures data and more than two groups;
  • several comparisons with placebo;
  • repeated measures design;
  • two-group comparison trial;
  • comparing two means;
  • design analysis and two interventions - between and within cluster variation;
  • analysis of covariance;
  • Examples and use of tables;
  • sensitive dose-response design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Cluster designs

  • Repeated measures design

  • More than two groups

  • Bibliography

  • Examples and use of the tables

  • References