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If You Want to Find Ways to Prevent Cancer...Learn About Prevention Clinical Trials

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The booklet is for people who are thinking about joining a clinical trial that may help find ways to prevent cancer. Clinical trials are research studies that involve people.

This booklet explains:

  • The different types of prevention trials
  • How your rights are protected
  • The benefits and risks of taking part
  • Things to think about when deciding
  • Questions for you to think about and discuss with your doctor

Choosing to take part in a cancer prevention trial is just one way you can take care of your health. The booklet can help you talk with your family, friends, and doctor and make a decision that is right for you.

The information in this booklet was last updated in May 2004.