Insights into how to conduct a clinical trial in the UK

Khalid Abozguia, Thanh Trung Phan, Ganesh Nallur Shivu, Abdul Maher, Ibrar Ahmed, Michael P Frenneaux

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New researchers may find starting and conducting clinical studies in the UK complicated and time-consuming. In this article, we describe our collective experiences and provide some pointers on how to navigate through the various committees and regulatory bodies. The article is intended to aid junior researchers in understanding the study process and to provide them with some insight on how to get through this complex system successfully.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)469-72
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the Royal Society of Medicine
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2007


  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Ethics Committees, Research
  • Government Regulation
  • Great Britain
  • Humans
  • Research Design

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