Patient safety

Clinical trial study design: 'one size does not fit all'

Researchers asked how patient preferences and burden of disease can be incorporated into randomized clinical trials (RCTs). (Image: iStock/BernardaSv)

The rate of false positives in clinical trials should be set higher for certain hard-to-treat cancers, suggest researchers.

Celerion adds biometric fingerprint tech across units

Celerion adds biometric fingerprint tech across units

Will deregulation trump clinical trial patient safety?

Will deregulation trump clinical trial patient safety?

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Final Rule 'modernizes' protections for clinical trial participants

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Packaging design: how to ensure successful patient outcomes

Two more patients die in trial of Juno's JCAR015

Two more patients die in trial of Juno's JCAR015

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Teleflex recalls faulty nasal delivery devices used to administer opioid overdose meds

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Researchers question traditional efficacy trial model

Adaptive designs allow for modifications during a study, without compromising integrity or validity. (Image: iStock/Incrivelfotos)

Adaptive designs: patient value and commercial benefits

A draft of the revised guideline is expected to be published before the end of 2016. (Image: iStock/ALotOfPeople)

EMA proposing changes to FIH clinical trials, accepting comments

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