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Recruitment for Clinical Studies

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Clinical trials are a critical step in translating scientific discovery into effective treatments. However, many trials fail to meet their accrual goals and achieve their endpoints. There are no easy solutions to solving the accrual challenges, but there are many resources and tools that can help.

This information was adapted from the National Cancer Institute’s AccrualNet™ portal.

This page last modified September 24, 2017