CERTAS - Researcher Configurable Palm-Based Self-Monitoring System
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Create & Administer
protocols with ease using IVR, EDC, and eDiaries
Collect
accurate, real time data at the source
Manage
results immediately with wireless technology
 


“Writing a questionnaire with this program is like filling in the blanks on a very detailed outline.”

Shimrit Koren
Children’s Hospital, Boston

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CERTAS Desktop Application

WHAT IS CERTAS

CERTAS is a fully integrated electronic data capture (EDC) system that collects data directly from patients & study participants, utilizing electronic patient diaries (eDiares), wireless technology & interactive voice response (IVR). The EDC is part of a complete study management system that makes real-time data available both at the desktop and on the web. Components of the system include researcher-configurable questionnaires, wireless data collection and retrieval, device alerting capabilities and participant data management.

IS CERTAS FOR YOU

CERTAS addresses the needs of clinical trial sponsors, researchers & clinicians by facilitating the cost-effective means of designing and administering research protocols, collecting data at the source and analyzing and managing the resulting data.
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HOW CAN YOU BENEFIT FROM CERTAS

CERTAS’ researcher-configurable questionnaire module eliminates the need for programmers resulting in time and cost savings. The use of EDC and eDiaries results in improved data accuracy and integrity by reducing the transcription errors and retrospective reporting associated with paper-based diaries. The ease of real-time recording of eDiaries improves participant adherence. The data is available for real-time online use by sites and sponsors through wireless web synchronization to manage research trials and to monitor the progress of a trial.

ABOUT PICS, INC. - THE DEVELOPERS

CERTAS was developed by PICS, Inc. who pioneered the use of computerized behavioral interventions and mobile self-monitoring systems. PICS staff are experts in science and technology with over 20 years of experience. CERTAS was developed & scientifically validated with grants from the US NIH including formal usability testing conducted on the user interface.