Research is an integral part for development of knowledge in any field of science, especially in the medical science. The primary objective of this book is to encourage and train the medical practitioner in Philosophy and Principles of Medical Research which will help in enhancing their research and communication skills.
This book is designed to fulfill the needs of post-graduate teachers, students and researchers in Medical, Dental, Ayurved, Homoeopathy, Pharmacy and Science faculties. This book has a comprehensive coverage of research methodology including Research Question, Hypothesis Formulation, Research Design, Clinical Trials, Ethical consideration in research and statistical methods. It also includes chapters on written and spoken communication and dissertation writing which are necessary for publication and presentation of their work, a skill which research worker needs and has to develop for communication of his work.
Dr. B.S. Nagoba, M.Sc. (Med), Ph. D. is working as Professor and Head of the Department of Microbiology at MIMSR Medical College, Latur. He has vast experience of teaching M.B.B.S., B.D.S., B.E., M.Sc., DMLT and other courses. He is recognized guide for Ph. D. (Microbiology) and has been nominated as a guide for Fulbright Indo-USA Research exchange Programme. He has published 62 papers including 6 in international journals. He has been awarded 1 international, 2 national and 1 state level award for his achievements in academic and research activities and his biography is included in Marquis WHO's WHO in the world. He was the president of the Maharashtra chapter of the Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists (1999-2000). He has five books to his credit.