Articles relating to clinical trials including upcoming trials, industry trends, and news about successful trials being completed.

 

Why It’s ‘Never Too Soon’ to Consider Clinical Trials as a Treatment Option

As new trials continue to improve treatment options for patients with all types of cancer, it’s “never too soon to be talking about clinical trials” with your oncologist, says Dr. Pashtoon Kasi, a clinical assistant professor of internal medicine, hematology, oncology and blood and marrow transplantation at the University of Iowa Health Care. While discussing…

The Ins and Outs of Clinical Trials

Clinical research is crucial to ensuring that new medical procedures and drugs are effective and safe for everyone and drug trials are one of the best ways to guarantee safety for patients. Although there is a stigma towards clinical trials in many minority communities, the fact of the matter is that participation from all types of people is necessary for safe drug development.