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Title Cancer clinical trials : experimental treatments & how they can help you / Robert Finn.
Imprint Beijing : O'Reilly, 1999.


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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 206 pages)
Series Patient-centered guides
Patient-centered guides.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 162-164) and index.
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Subject Cancer -- Research.
Cancer -- Popular works.
Antineoplastic agents -- Testing.
Clinical trials.
Clinical Trials
Neoplasms -- therapy.
Genre Popular Work.
Popular works.
Contents 2. TheStructure of Clinical Trials 13 -- 3. Clinical Trial Ethics 35 -- 4. How to Find Clinical Trials 57 -- 5. Special Types of Trials 81 -- 6. Choosing Possible Trials 91 -- 7. Evaluating a Clinical Trial 101 -- 8. Administration of Clinical Trials 127 -- 9. Financial Issues 141 -- B. Critical Public Documents 169.
Summary "Includes reasons to decide in favor or or against participating in a trial; structure, administration and ethical guidelines of clinical trials; who is included and excluded from joining a trial; how to read the informed consent document and trial protocol (a lengthy, technical document that contains the scientific details of the clinical trial); interviews from researchers and patients; a set of hard questions to ask yourself and your doctor."--Cover.
Other Title Print version: Finn, Robert, 1955- Cancer clinical trials. 1st ed. Beijing : O'Reilly, 1999 1565925661