Watch this video to learn three reasons you might want to join a cancer clinical trial.
If you have cancer, you may choose to join a clinical trial. A clinical trial is a scientific study to find out which treatments or devices are safe and if they work well.
Clinical trials are very important. They help doctors learn about cancer and develop better treatments that can help you and other people in the future.
Ask your doctor or visit the National Cancer Institute’s Steps to Find a Clinical Trialexternal icon to learn more about clinical trials that are right for you.
- Clinical Trials Information for Patients and Caregiversexternal icon (National Cancer Institute)
- Clinical Trialsexternal icon (American Cancer Society)
- Video: Patient Safety in Clinical Trials (National Cancer Institute)