Trials are designed to study new treatments. Safety and effectiveness are measured to determine their potential to help patients.
New treatments are studied through clinical trials to determine their potential to help patients.
Researching new treatments
Please check these links to find current trials and eligibility criteria:
Tri-City Medical Center Clinical Research Department - We do not participate directly in clinical trials, but provide institutional support for sponsors and investigators.
American Cancer Society - Is a cancer clinical trial something you are considering? Find out what they are, why they are important, how you can benefit, what you should ask your doctor, and how you can find a clinical trial appropriate for you.
National Cancer Institute - The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is one of 11 agencies that compose the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Coalition of Cancer Cooperative Groups - This nonprofit compiles a database of all federal (U.S.) registered cancer studies and will identify a trial that fits your needs.