Globalization of cardiovascular clinical research: the balance between meeting medical needs and maintaining scientific standards.

@article{Stough2007GlobalizationOC,
  title={Globalization of cardiovascular clinical research: the balance between meeting medical needs and maintaining scientific standards.},
  author={Wendy Gattis Stough and Fa{\"i}ez Zannad and Bertram Pitt and Sidney Goldstein},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={154 2},
  pages={232-8}
}
A substantial need to conduct research studies and identify effective treatments for cardiovascular diseases in the developing world exists. Careful consideration of several issues is warranted to ensure that clinical trials conducted solely in developing nations are held to accepted scientific standards. Researchers conducting clinical trials in developing… CONTINUE READING