Views of American oncologists about the purposes of clinical trials.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Many research subjects believe incorrectly that the primary purpose of clinical trials is to benefit the participants rather than to improve therapy for future patients. However, few data are available about how physicians view trials. METHODS We mailed surveys to a stratified random sample (n = 1120) of U.S. medical, pediatric, and other… (More)

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@article{Green2002ViewsOA, title={Views of American oncologists about the purposes of clinical trials.}, author={Robert C Green and Jane C. Weeks}, journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute}, year={2002}, volume={94 24}, pages={1847-53} }