Enrollees in Cancer Clinical Trials Usually Healthier

Often, patients enrolled in clinical trials live longer than those who are not, however, a new study shows that the survival benefit may be due to the patient’s health, not the treatment received in the clinical trial. Patients interested in clinical trials may also be more involved in decision making, which some believe affects outcomes.

Read “Does Enrollment in Cancer Trials Improve Survival” in Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

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