Clinical trials are research studies in which patients may volunteer to take part. Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey uses clinical trials to find better ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer. As one of the National Cancer Institute’s designated cancer centers, the Cancer Institute of New Jersey is able to provide access to clinical trials not available at other hospitals, clinics or doctor’s offices, as well as access to some of the most advanced, targeted treatments and medicines available. The Cancer Institute of New Jersey is committed to providing the latest and best treatment options for cancer patients through clinical trials - outsmarting cancer with science.
Cancer survivors share their view on the importance of clinical trials in advancing cancer research.
Covers things you should know and think about when deciding to take part in a cancer treatment clinical trial.
Part 1 of a National Cancer Institute cancer clinical trials educational video created for people who are considering participation in a trial. The video explains and answers common questions about the types of clinical trials, how they are conducted, and factors to think about when deciding whether or not to participate in a trial. The video also features actual patients who share their reasons and decisions about participating in cancer clinical trials.
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