Down economy obliges CT to improve efficiency

May 2011
Clinical Trials Administrator;May2011, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p51
The article emphasizes that though the down economy is compelling clinical trial (CT) sites to improve efficiency, the increasing protocol complexity is affecting their performance. It mentions that the number of procedures, their frequency, and eligibility criteria is rising rapidly. It is suggested that CT sites should implement better management controls, and carry out a more realistic estimate of their budget requirements to pass on to the sponsor or clinical research organization (CRO).


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