Recruiting minorities into clinical trials: toward a participant-friendly system.

  title={Recruiting minorities into clinical trials: toward a participant-friendly system.},
  author={Graeme M Swanson and Ann J Ward},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  volume={87 23},
The purpose of this review is to describe the state of the art in recruiting participants for clinical trials designed to test new methods of treatment or disease prevention. The ultimate objective of this review is to provide a summary of key issues in recruiting diverse populations into clinical trials, particularly ethnic and racial minorities. An overview of general issues related to clinical trial participation is followed by a detailed discussion of specific issues that must be addressed… CONTINUE READING

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