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Learn About Clinical Trials

  • Reviewed: 12/29/2004

The decision to join is up to you.

  • First, find out if there are studies that are right for you. Ask your doctor or nurse.
  • Then, think about why you may want to take part in that study. Weigh this against why you may not want to join.
  • Be aware that choosing to take part in a cancer prevention trial is just one way you can take care of your health.
  • Talk with your family, friends, and doctor. But YOU are the one who should be happy with your final decision.
"I felt like what I was doing could make a difference in someone's life someday."