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Clinical Trials: Frequently Asked Questions

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What is a clinical trial?

Why are clinical trials important?

What are the phases of clinical trials?

What is randomization?

Will I get a placebo?

What is informed consent?

If I participate in a clinical trial, how will I be protected?

How do I know if I am eligible to participate in a clinical trial?

What is participating in a trial like?

What questions should I ask before participating in a clinical trial?

How do I find out about available clinical trials?

How do I contact someone with additional questions?