Case Study

A Step Change In Study Startup Efficiency

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A Step Change In Study Startup Efficiency

Study startup is one of the most challenging and costly stages of the clinical research life cycle. Recent statistics indicate that nearly 80% of studies fail to meet enrollment timelines, and up to 50% of research trial sites enroll one or no patients . At the same time, protocols are growing in complexity, competition for patients in oncology studies is on the rise, and increased regulatory requirements demand more of study teams. Recognizing these challenges, in 2012, a US Monitoring Operations organization made an investment in study startup.