This book and his excellent auther focuse on what updated in the clinical research, the auther started his book by history of clinical research.
Next chapters are Study Designs, Clinical Trials, Alternative Interventional Study Designs, Postmarketing Research, The United States Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and Clinical Research, The Placebo and Nocebo Effect and more
generally it is three parts: 1. about the research and study design
2. about the epidemiology and its related things
3. statistics... he really make it simple!
The United States Federal Drug Administration (FDA)