Practical research training in Hand Therapy and Surgery, a 5-day Master Class
March 16th – March 20th, 2020
Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, the Netherlands
This course is a specialized training in practical research methods for practitioners in the field of hand therapy, hand rehabilitation and hand surgery. In this week, we will cover both theory of medical research and basic practical skills for hand therapy and surgery research.
You will be provided with an orientation to medical research from a quantitative and epidemiological viewpoint and a general introduction to the basics of statistics used in biomedical and public health applications.
The different modules will review practical aspects of hand therapy and surgery research: clinimetrics, diagnostic tests, advanced literature search, peer review, systematic review, scientific medical writing and measurements.