Clinical Trial Basics
Learn about clinical trials, who conducts them, where they are conducted, why you might participate, and the benefits and risks to participating.
NIH Clinical Research Trials and You
Learn what clinical trials are, who participates, questions to ask about the trials, and your protections as a volunteer.
Are Clinical Studies for You?
Learn about the risks and benefits of participating in a clinical trial and the questions to discuss with your doctor as you think about whether participating is right for you.
All About Clinical Studies: An Interview (NIAMS IRPartners)
See what the chief of the Patient Recruitment and Referral Center at the NIH’s Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center says about what clinical studies are and why they are so important.
Learn About Clinical Studies
Learn the basics about clinical studies, why they are important, and who can participate in a study.