HUMAN CLINICAL TRIALS
About Human Clinical Trials
Each year millions of people chose to take part in clinical research and help advance medical and nutritional science. The chart below illustrates important reasons why people may choose to participate in clinical trials. The study volunteers in this global review reported that the top reasons they participated were to advance medicine (33%) and to help improve the lives of others (29%).
Top Reasons People Choose to Participate in Clinical Trials
Many patients and health consumers know very little if anything about clinical trials and its process. Educating potential study volunteers is vital to successful patient recruitment and retention. We want you to make an informed decision about participating in a clinical trial. There are several resources that offer information about clinical trial participation and research studies including;
Center for Information & Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP): ciscrp.org