Use, abuse and misuse of notes to file

  • Aditi Hazra
  • Published 2011 in Perspectives in clinical research


A quick and easy solution to the absence of adequate documentation during clinical trial conduct is the use of notes to file. Over the years, the use of notes to file has evolved from a last resort solution to a common working practice amongst clinical teams, bordering on misuse and abuse of this tool. This article explores this evolution from the perspective of an independent observer.

DOI: 10.4103/2229-3485.76289

Cite this paper

@inproceedings{Hazra2011UseAA, title={Use, abuse and misuse of notes to file}, author={Aditi Hazra}, booktitle={Perspectives in clinical research}, year={2011} }