Click on the following National Institute of Health link to find informative Clinical Trials information: www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus
This 56-slide interactive patient education module answers:
- What is a Clinical Trial?
- Why are Clinical Trials Important?
- Why Should You be Interested in a Clinical Trial?
- How are Clinical Trials Conducted?
- Informed Consent
- What Protection Do You Have as a Participant in a Clinical Trial?
- How to Find Trials using ClinicalTrials.gov
Additional Research Links:
AAHRPP (Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc.)
Autism Society of America
Serving the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy, education, public awareness, and research.
Center for Information & Study on Clinical Research
CISCRP is a nonprofit group dedicated to educating and informing the public, patients, medical/research communities, the media, and policy makers about clinical research participation.
Resources for patients and families interested in participating in clinical trials.
Clinical trial registry and results database providing information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, study locations, and contact information.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Regulations, news and science-based information to promote animal and human health.
National Institutes of Health
Disease prevention, diagnosis, and treatment information, and innovations in medical research invested in improving health.
The National Sleep Foundation
An independent nonprofit organization dedicated to improving public health and safety by achieving understanding of sleep and sleep disorders, and by supporting education, sleep-related research, and advocacy.
Participant registry funded in part by the National Institute of Health (NIH) Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program.
SAMHSA, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Mental health information and support.