This is a list of questions that you should ask before you agree to participate in a clinical trial. We encourage you to print or write these questions down before your next consultation with any member of your medical team or with the research department.

(Source: National Institutes of Health:

  1. Why is this research being done?
  2. What will be done to me as part of the research?
  3. How will I benefit from the research?
  4. Could the research hurt me?
  5. What will the researcher do with my information?
  6. Will the research cost me anything?
  7. Who pays if I’m unexpectedly injured in the study?
  8. How long will the study last?
  9. What happens if I decide to leave the study early?

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