PLANNING A MULTI-CENTER TRIAL OF TAMSULOSIN FOR UROLITHIASIS (STONE PLANNING)
Principal Investigator: Pamela Katzen Burrows, M.S.
The Biostatistics Center serves as the Biostatistical Coordinating Center for the planning grant of the multi-center continuation to the Randomized Trial To Study Tamsulosin For Urolithiasis In The Emergency Department (STONE). There are three participating Departments of Emergency Medicine: The George Washington University Hospital continues as the lead institution along with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and the Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania. This grant is for planning the conversion of the original STONE study from a single center to a multi-center study. Funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) grant # NIH U34 DK090957-01 (2010-2012).)