Finding Out About Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials

Finding Out About Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials
The research community is working to discover and test new prostate cancer therapies that promise to improve patient outcomes and potentially lead to a cure. Yet many people are unaware that clinical trials are currently enrolling prostate cancer patients to assess such experimental therapies. Information about these clinical trials and how to participate in them is available by visiting this website. Finding a clinical trial and successfully enrolling in one can be a time-consuming process. But for patients with prostate cancer, participating in a trial is often worthwhile, giving them access to therapies not currently available on the market while helping the research community to advance its understanding of the disease and how best to treat it.

Where to Find Out About Trials

With the rise of the Internet and next-generation information platforms that directly reach out to patient populations, it is becoming increasingly easy for patients with prostate cancer and other diseases to research, inquire into, and potentially enroll in clinical trials. Companies, universities, and research institutions developing treatments often have contact information available on their websites that interested participants can use to be included in a trial. Often, medical centers conducting the trials and serving as investigational sites for experimental therapies also have information available online on trials that are currently enrolling. Trials conducted both in the United States and abroad are registered with 
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