How Can I Find Out About Clinical Trials?

If you’re interested in participating in a clinical trial, there are a number of ways to learn more. We recommend:

Questions to ask your oncologist and care team about clinical trials you’re considering:

  • Has the experiment or procedure been studied before?
  • In which phase is this clinical trial?
  • Who will be in charge of my care during the trial?
  • Will my care change based on my response to the treatment during the trial?
  • What are this trial’s risks and benefits?
  • How long will the trial last?
  • Who will pay for my trial?
  • Will my insurance cover the treatment?
  • Might I be asked to leave the trial?
  • Can I learn the results of the trial?