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Clinical Research

The Push To Publish

Brian Secemsky, M.D. | Posted 04.05.2013 | TED Weekends
Brian Secemsky, M.D.

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgWhile I am the first to admit to having pursued past research in this mindset (perhaps too publicly), I know that I am not the last -- so much so that many readers within my field won't bat an eye when agreeing to have done this at some point in their medical careers.

Clinical Trials: With Informed Samaritans, a Key Way to Advance Science and Medicine, Benefit Others -- and Receive Leading-Edge Therapies

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 12.22.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Thousands of clinical trials take place every day in this country and around the world as part of modern science's best attempt to find answers to medicine's most pressing questions.

Women Leaders of the Middle East: Clinical Research Pioneer Maha Al-Farhan

Rahilla Zafar | Posted 06.17.2012 | World
Rahilla Zafar

Maha Al-Farhan is a pioneer in bringing clinical research to the Middle East. Her company, ClinArt International, conducts medical and clinical research at both the early and late phase.

The Democratization of Health Care: Clinical Research and Quality Health Care for Minority Populations

Gary Puckrein | Posted 04.08.2012 | Politics
Gary Puckrein

The American clinical research system is not designed to maximize the potential for the best possible outcomes of health services that are delivered to all American health care consumers.

Medical Research: How Much Is Accurate? | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Are 90 percent of all medical studies wrong -- including nearly half of those claimed to be the most reliable?...

Clinical Trials And The Lure Of Fast Cash -- What You Should Know

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Concern about health is especially important when a child goes off to school or college. One such potential danger is medical researchers looking for healthy students hoping to make a fast buck.

Innovations in Phase IV Clinical Trials for Change in Health Care

Sunil Chacko | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sunil Chacko

For dying patients with no therapy that is working, compassionate use programs exist to provide drugs in phase II or III clinical trials when the patient was ineligible to participate in the trial.

Ryan's Hope

Steve Ralls | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Ralls

When families reject their lesbian, gay and bisexual children, it has a dramatic impact on the long-term health and well-being of those young people.