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Good News on Clinical Trials: Positive Results Plummeting

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This is good for science and good for patients. It saves repeating a trial or patients taking medication that they may or may not need.

—Veronica Irvin, assistant public health professor at Oregon State University, as quoted in The Oregonian about a study she was lead author of concerning how the percentage of clinical trials with positive results has plummeted since federal regulators established new rules requiring greater transparency

di Rosa Art Museum

di Rosa Art Museum


Quoted from ACRP Wire. Oregonian article here.

Image Credit: Kirk Livingston

Written by kirkistan

August 20, 2015 at 8:15 am

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  1. Fabulous photo. I own one of those hands myself, but so many together…I’m jealous. (K.)


    August 21, 2015 at 7:05 am

    • Thanks, Kerfe. That particular work of art really stuck in my brainpan.


      August 21, 2015 at 8:15 am

      • Now I’m thinking I need to incorporate it somehow into a still life. I’ll have to work on that. It needs the right companions.


        August 21, 2015 at 1:40 pm

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