Clinical Trial Reimbursement for Patients: Current Challenges and Future Improvements

Payment for patient participation has long been debated, analyzing the ethical as well as practical implications. The primary concern is… more >

Overcoming Language and Culture Barriers in Multinational Clinical Trials

Conducting clinical trials across multiple countries is becoming increasingly common and useful for clinical research. However, these trials face additional… more >

How Trial Managers Can Increase Diversity in Clinical Trials

Increasing diversity in clinical trials is important for reasons such as advancing social justice and building trust with previously underrepresented… more >

Social Media 101: Best Practices for Clinical Trial Recruitment

As crucial as clinical trials are for pioneering new treatments, it remains a struggle not only to recruit patients, but… more >

The Anatomy of an Electronic Data Capture System (EDCS)

While paper and pen were perfectly adequate means of capturing clinical trial data in the past, the sheer scale and… more >

How to Improve Patient Retention in Clinical Trials

As many as 85 percent of clinical trials are unable to keep patients enrolled long enough to confirm the efficacy… more >

How GDPR is Affecting Clinical Trials

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on May 25, 2018 after the European Union determined the need… more >

How to Create an Effective Risk-Based Monitoring Plan

We recently wrote about how implementing a risk-based monitoring (RBM) plan can improve clinical trial performance with clearer data, fewer… more >

How Risk-Based Monitoring Can Improve Clinical Trial Operations

With a move away from source data verification toward risk-based monitoring (RBM), trial sponsors and research teams can reap the… more >