Cancer clinical trial

This information center has been created especially for people with cancer, and their families, who are interested in finding out about clinical trials.

 

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Cancer clinical trial search interface.Patient-Centered Guides is partnering with HopeLink to provide a searchable database of cancer clinical trials. The full press release is on our Press page.

Phase III Clinical Trials. Phase III clinical trials are used to find out whether a new treatment improves on existing standard treatments. Knowing about the distinct advantages and disadvantages of Phase III trials will help you decide whether to pursue standard treatment or one of these investigational treatments.

The New Targeted Biological Therapies. There are promising new treatments for breast cancer and other cancers, including therapies currently available only in clinical trials. The article is derived from Musa Mayer’s book Advanced Breast Cancer: A Guide to Living with Metastatic Disease, 2nd Edition, © 2001 by Musa Mayer.

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