Tag: virtual trials

Why We’re Pledging #NoGoingBack for Clinical Trials

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The #NoGoingBack pledge is a statement from organisations across the world to continue forging forward. It’s a united front, and shows the importance of clinical leaders coming together to continue the momentum we’ve created in improving clinical trial conduct around the world.

Why Decentralisation Is The Future Of Clinical Trials

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Decentralisation of clinical trials has been a growing topic of discussion and development over the last few years, enabled further by the advancement of available technologies. Here, we explore what we mean when we talk about decentralised trials and discuss why the clinical research industry has been reluctant to pursue this route. We illuminate the […]

Alternative to Clinical Site Visits During COVID-19 & Beyond

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During the coronavirus pandemic we made alternative arrangements for a patient visit where the patient was not comfortable travelling to the clinical trial site and did not want study staff in their home.

From Patient-Centric to Patient-Driven Trials

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Patient influence in clinical trials is extending, from understanding patients’ needs and engaging them in the clinical development process, to giving patients the freedom to choose what’s right for them. In a recent virtual conference presentation, our VP, Patient Engagement, Vale Nicoli-Carr, talked about how we need to take our understanding of patients’ needs and put patients in the driving seat in clinical trials.

Clinical Trials: To Decentralise, Or Not To Decentralise?

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We explore how to look beyond the most common challenges faced by study organisers, and identify whether a clinical trial is an appropriate candidate for either a fully decentralised or hybrid model.