“. . . this book provides a comprehensive introduction to statistical methods in cancer of sample size calculations and survival clinical trial designs from the classical techniques to the newly proposed formulae such as the mixture cure model and a group sequential trial design. This book has a vast list of citations and is an excellent reference for statisticians performing oncology research in the pharmaceutical industry or in other settings, and for graduate students in biostatistics or in related fields.” ~ Journal of Biopharmaceutical Statistics
About the Author
Jianrong (John) Wu is a professor in the Division of Cancer Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics, Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky. He has more than 15 years’ experience of designing and conducting cancer clinical trials at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and has developed several novel statistical methods for designing phase II and phase III survival trials.