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Legal and ethical issues associated with patient recruitment in clinical trials: the case of competitive enrolment.

  title={Legal and ethical issues associated with patient recruitment in clinical trials: the case of competitive enrolment.},
  author={Timothy Caulfield},
  journal={Health law review},
  volume={13 2-3},
Introduction The demand for patients for clinical trials continues to increase. There are more clinical trials being done (often involving patients with similar conditions), government regulators require an increasing amount of data for the drug approval process, and some within industry have speculated that patients are becoming less willing to participate. These pressures have led to the development of a variety strategies to make the recruitment of patients more efficient and effective, such… 

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