To find definitions of words frequently used in clinical research please follow this link:
(Site Clinical trials, US Clincaltrials.gov) http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/about-studies/glossary
ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.
This information should be used in conjunction with advice from health care professionals.
A web-based course for those who have a limited clinical research background and are unfamiliar with the clinical trials process. This course is composed of the following four modules:
Format: Web-based self study, 4 modules
Audience: Healthcare providers, public health professionals, patient navigators, cancer control practitioners.
The resources are useful material about clinical research. This includes educational material for study participants, information about the therapeutic areas and dowloadable materials (brochures, slides,...).