Why take part in a clinical trial?
People are free to decide if they want to take part in a trial or not. It is important that people taking part in a trial understand why the research is being done and what it will involve.
What is a clinical trial?
A clinical trial is a research study where people are invited to try a new medicine. Clinical trials test if a new medicine works and if it is safe.
Are clinical trials safe?
The safety and well-being of the people taking part are placed above all else in a clinical trial.
What is the information from clinical trials used for?
The information from clinical trials helps researchers to answer questions about medicines, diseases, or people’s health.
How is information from a clinical trial kept confidential?
During a clinical trial, personal information about the people taking part is collected.