Achieving High Retention Rate of Clinical Trial Subjects
Title: Achieving High Retention Rate of Clinical Trial Subjects
Author: Aravind Murugesan, MD
Keywords/Main Subjects: Clinical trials; Rural population; India; Unique identification system; Patient reminder protocol
Brief Description: This is a research presentation of simple and practical solutions to the problem of losing patients to follow-up in clinical trials and maintaining a high retention rate. The discussion centers on problems encountered in India, but should be applicable in both the developing world and developed world.
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