Oracle Software Aids Clinical Trials
Working in conjunction with Pfizer to help the medical community measure results of clinical trials, Oracle announced today the next iteration of its namesake Clinical Remote Data Capture.Working in conjunction with Pfizer Inc. to help the medical community measure results of clinical trials, Oracle Corp. announced today the next iteration of its namesake Clinical Remote Data Capture. Version 4.5 of Clinical RDC has upgrades in a number of areas, from advances in usability to support for international trials. Pfizer, of New York City, co-sponsored the development work for the new release and will license the software for its clinical trials. The Clinical RDC software currently provides the capability for health care professionals to use a Web interface to enter patient data into a clinical trials database.
Version 4.5 adds additional functionality by integrating Adobes Portable Document Format [PDF] forms technology that allows data to be collected in computerized forms that are the same as the paper versions. The forms can be stored and reusedregardless of whether data is collected electronically or through a batch system.