What should research participants understand to understand they are participants in research?

David Wendler, Christine Grady | Bioethics | Vol. 22, Issue 4 | 31 July 2008 To give valid informed consent to participate in clinical research, potential participants should understand the risks, potential benefits, procedures, and alternatives. Potential participants also should understand that they are being invited to participate in research.… Continue reading

Cancer clinical trial recruitment: The emerging role and perspectives of clinical research associates and data managers

Martin Tattersall | Cancer | American Cancer Society | Volume 95, Issue 7, pages 1397–1400 | 1 October 2002 Clinical trials are an essential component of modern health care. The results of randomized clinical trials increasingly define current standards of care. Potential new interventions, increasingly arising from basic research, require rigorous… Continue reading