Overcoming Challenges in Conducting Clinical Trials in Minority Populations: Identifying and Testing What Works
作者: Romuladus E. AzuineSussan E. Ekejiuba
作者单位: 1The Center for Global Health and Health Policy, Global Health and Education Projects, Riverdale, Maryland 20738, USA
刊名: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL of MCH and AIDS, 2015, Vol.3 (1), pp.81-84
来源数据库: Global Health and Education Projects, Inc.
关键词: Clinical trialsMinority enrollment challengesGlobal healthResearch Ethics
原始语种摘要: Participation in clinical trials is one of the greatest gifts that humanity can give to the fields of medicine and public health. Clinical trials are central in public health’s mission to advance drug discovery. The enrollment and retention of participants, especially minority populations, is one of the most practical challenges of successfully implementing a clinical trial. In spite of these challenges, there are many reasons why a broader public participation in clinical trials is critical. The ability to generalize the scientific findings and the principles of equity, justice, and beneficence require an equitable distribution of the risks, benefits, and burdens of research for all classes and groups of people. A new methodology article published in this journal presents a promising...
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  • scientific 科学
  • problem 题目
  • methodology 方法学
  • equity 衡平法
  • successfully 成功地
  • difficult 困难的
  • minority 少数
  • participation 参与
  • retention 保留
  • addressing 定址