White Paper

Returning Study Results To Research Participants

Source: WCG

By David Forster, JD, MA, CIP, Lindsay McNair, MD, MPH, MSB, Brandis Pickard

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Studies show that most clinical trial participants want to know what was learned from their involvement. A growing number of sponsors are implementing plans to deliver plain language summaries to trial participants. 

Read this white paper, co-authored by the Center for Information and Study of Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP), to learn about the current best practices for the content and preparation of plain language summaries, and the current guidance for how sponsors should work with Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) which have oversight of the clinical trials for which the summaries are provided.