Patient- and Trial-Specific Barriers to Participation in Cardiovascular Randomized Clinical Trials

JACC: February 19, 2013

Objectives  The purpose of this study was to quantitatively examine the association of patient- and trial-specific factors with participation in cardiovascular randomized clinical trials.

Background  Randomized clinical trials are central to evidenced-based medicine, but low patient participation rates and potentially modifiable barriers are not well understood. Read more