TITLE

Raising the standards of clinical trials and research

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Sep2007, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p658
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Sir Iain Chalmers, library editor of the James Lind Library is presented. When asked about the importance of clinical trials and how does the James Lind Library fit in, he relates that clinical trial assess whether claims about the effects of treatments are dangerous or beneficial, and the library helps people understand its importance. He remarks that the World Health Organization's registry platform is an important initiative in providing transparency in clinical trials.
ACCESSION #
27143163

 

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