Organizational structure and communication strategies of the bypass angioplasty revascularization investigation: a multicenter clinical trial.

@article{Naydeck1996OrganizationalSA,
  title={Organizational structure and communication strategies of the bypass angioplasty revascularization investigation: a multicenter clinical trial.},
  author={Barbara L Naydeck and Kim C Sutton-Tyrrell and Kathy Burek and George S Sopko},
  journal={Controlled clinical trials},
  year={1996},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={226-34}
}
Efficient communication is a challenge for the many operating components of a multicenter randomized clinical trial. Traditional management theory states that communications generally flow along a path established by a hierarchical organizational structure. A multicenter clinical trial does not fit traditional organizational models well and requires modification of traditional communication techniques. While the scientific community typically views a clinical trial as one large and cohesive… CONTINUE READING