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The gift of participation : a guide to making informed decisions about volunteering for a clinical trial

Author: Kenneth Getz; Rick Boucher
Publisher: Bar Harbor, ME : Jerian Publishing, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kennth Getz takes a fresh look at why participation in clinical research really matters. This book addresses what clinical participation means and how it helps to advance medical science. Practical information on subjects like insurance coverage, compensation, and tax ramifications for clinical research volunteers also is included. With a foreword written by Congressman Rick Boucher of Virginia, and a back cover  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Popular Works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Getz; Rick Boucher
ISBN: 9780615156644 0615156649
OCLC Number: 219700971
Description: xv, 360 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Recognizing the gift of participation --
Why clinical trials are conducted --
Why people are chosen to participate --
Very human enterprise --
Education before participation: do your homework --
Where to find clinical trials --
Giving your informed consent --
Clinical trial care and compensation --
Closer look at IRBs --
Historical events that have shaped human subject protection --
Considerations for special populations --
What to do when things go wrong.
Responsibility: Kenneth Getz ; foreword by Congressman Rick Boucher.

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Kennth Getz takes a fresh look at why participation in clinical research really matters. This book addresses what clinical participation means and how it helps to advance medical science. Practical information on subjects like insurance coverage, compensation, and tax ramifications for clinical research volunteers also is included. With a foreword written by Congressman Rick Boucher of Virginia, and a back cover endorsement from Tour de France winner and cancer survivor Lance Armstrong, offers a road map into a world many readers are just beginning to explore.

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