Clinical Trial and its Purpose
Clinical trials or research is done when there is some reason to believe that the treatment being studied may be valuable to the patient. Some of the questions answered by doing a clinical trial are:
- How helpful the
- How does the experimental drug or new type of treatment work?
- If it works better than already existing treatment options?
- What are the side effects that occur as a result of the new treatment/ drug?
- How serious the side effects are when compared to standard treatment options?
- Do the benefits outweigh the side effects?
- Which groups of people are most likely to benefit from the new drug / treatment?
Latest Publications and Research on Clinical TrialsNurses as substitutes for doctors in primary care. - Published by PubMed
Second cancers in Hodgkin's lymphoma long-term survivals: A 60-year single institutional experience with real-life cohort of 871 patients. - Published by PubMed
Production options for psilocybin - the making of the magic. - Published by PubMed
In Memoriam: Michael Kleerekoper: August 18, 1944 to May 10, 2018 In relentless pursuit of a better way. - Published by PubMed
Aspirin in primary prevention for patients with diabetes: still a matter of debate. - Published by PubMed