Participating In Cancer Clinical Trials: Part 1 - What You Need To Know

Posted: Jul 19, 2010
National Cancer Institute (NCI), 2011.
KEYWORDS: Knowledge/Attitudes/Beliefs, Consent


This 10 minute video was created by the NCI and is designed for people who are considering joining a clinical trial. This video can be used to help educate patients about participating in clinical trials.


The video, part one of a two-part series, answers common questions about the types of clinical trials, how they are conducted, and factors to think about when deciding whether or not to participate in a trial. The video also features actual patients who share their reasons and decisions about participating in cancer clinical trials.

You will need to click on the link above and then type the exact title into the search box to locate this video, which is posted on NCI's You Tube channel.