Why Should I Participate in a Clinical Trial?

Blog.patientslikeme.com: June 8th, 2012.

“Before me, there were hundreds and thousands of other people with Parkinson’s who participated in clinical trials that gave me the ability to have the medicationsthat I take today. If people today do not participate in clinical trials, there will be no cure. There will be no new medications.” – Parkinson’s patient Jean

Last year, PatientsLikeMe unveiled our Clinical Trials search tool, which helps you find upcoming studies that might be right for you.  We also introduced a matching feature that notifies you on your profile when you meet the criteria for a new study.  That means when your condition, gender, age and location are all a match. Read more