This consumer-friendly database, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, provides patients and members of the public easy access to information about the location of clinical trials, their design and purpose, criteria for participation and additional disease and treatment information.
- CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service
CenterWatch is a Boston-based publishing and information services company providing information services to organizations involved in clinical research around the world. This Web site provides a listing of over 41,000 industry- and government-sponsored clinical trials being conducted internationally. Listings provide trial summaries, patient inclusion and exclusion criteria, and contact information. Other site features include an e-mail notification service, a trial matching service, and drug reference directories.
This is a service provided by Pharmaceutical Research Plus, Inc. (PRP) located in Severna Park, Maryland. The Patient Information section provides a database of clinical trials being conducted nationwide, a patient registry for e-mail updates on new clinical trial listings, a glossary, answers to frequently asked questions, and information on FDA approved drugs. This site also provides a database of local community health resources for obtaining referrals, support services, and educational materials regarding specific conditions.
- Trial Finder – from the Johns Hopkins University Clinical Trials Unit
Trial Finder is a database that can be browsed by condition or searched by keyword for clinical trials at Johns Hopkins University. Study information includes an overview of the trial, contact information, trial sponsor, the principle investigator, and a form to complete to receive further study information.