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What is a Clinical Trial?

Kevin with Son on SlideResearch studies conducted with patients are called clinical trials. As a cancer patient, you may take part in a clinical trial. The National Cancer Institute has published this guide for you, your family and your friends to explain what clinical trials are and to help you make a decision about entering a trial.
Last updated: 6/9/2010 4:30:08 PM