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clinical trial

[¦klin·i·kəl ′trīl]
(medicine)
A research study used to find better ways to treat individuals with a specific disease, patients are evaluated after being administered a new treatment or drug.
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IACRN organized in 2008 for the purpose of defining, validating, and advancing clinical research nursing as a specialty practice and to support the professional development of registered nurses who directly or indirectly impact the care of clinical research participants across all clinical specialties Current membership represents 11 countries on 4 continents.
Novex Clinical Research will now be known as BTC of New Bedford.
Mentoring and networking play important roles in getting started in clinical research.
Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be competent and possess the valuable skills needed in order to conduct a well organized and controlled clinical research study within their institution.
Clinical research nurse coordinators must be skilled in effective teamwork, collaboration with multiple team members, research vocabulary, policies and procedures, including local, state and federal regulations, and must possess the ability to concisely document every step taken during a study.
Clinical research is conducted with human subjects (or on material of human origin such as tissues, specimens, and cognitive phenomena) for which an investigator (or colleague) directly interacts with human subjects.
Clinical research using validated outcomes measures can be a powerful tool to assess patient care in an objective, scientific way.
DATATRAK EDC was developed in order to deliver clinical research data from investigative sites to sponsors faster and more efficiently than conventional, manual methods.
When you do participate, you deserve to understand a few of the most important requirements for good clinical research.
A variety of legislative mandates have put the onus of funding clinical research squarely on the backs of payers.
Asia is increasingly taking on a leading role in the fields of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and ethics, two areas that are central to clinical research practices worldwide.
This grant will support the planning, development, and conduct of radiation oncology clinical research trials in institutions that care for a disproportionate number of medically underserved, low income, ethnic, and minority populations but have not been traditionally involved in NCI-sponsored research.

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