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The Cytel Blog: Perspectives on Enquiry & Evidence

The world's leading supplier of statistical insight to decision-makers in the lifesciences brings you debate and discussion of the newest trends in statistics and quantitative strategy.
January 27, 2022

Winners of The Promising Zone Quiz

As a part of Cytel’s 10 Year Anniversary of the Promising Zone Design, Cytel hosted a quiz on “Keeping the Promise” –..
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December 14, 2021

Is Promising Zone Design Optimal?

In traditional clinical trial design, the sample size is often determined to detect the target treatment effect with..
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October 29, 2021

Designing Platform Trials

A platform trial, a type of Master Protocol, is an experimental infrastructure to evaluate multiple treatments and/or..
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October 7, 2021

Non-adherence and Non-persistence

‘Drugs do not work in patients who do not take them,’ said former surgeon general C. Everett Koop. Unfortunately, the..
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October 5, 2021

The Importance of Traceability

Traceability is crucial in all steps of clinical data handling, from data collection to final analysis. The importance..
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June 15, 2021

The Promising Zone Ten Years Later

Ten years ago, a seminal paper published by Cytel Founder Cyrus Mehta, introduced the Promising Zone Design to..
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April 28, 2021

Trial Selection: From Art to Science

Recently, Cytel co-founder Professor Cyrus Mehta noted that, “Clinical trial design selection is too much like an art,..
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March 31, 2021

Wearables and Decentralization

As decentralized clinical trials become more attractive in an era of COVID-19, the role of wearables in clinical..
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March 30, 2021

The Integration Dilemma

As of today, our Industry has not defined any approach, nor does an official regulatory agency..
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December 3, 2020

New Whitepaper: Reimagining Clinical-Trials

Increasing Clinical Development Productivity Using Statistics and Cloud-Computing The need for Re-imagining Clinical..
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November 3, 2020

Staffing Needs for RWE Delivery

When an expert statistician is paired with an experienced set of data managers, opportunities to capitalize on..
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