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Delivering Patient-centric Support Services in Clinical Trials

While patient safety is paramount in clinical trials, there are a number of additional key patient concerns, including recruitment, engagement, retention and compliance. Patients also require significant support throughout a trial for scheduling visits, visit/ medication reminders, completing diaries/questionnaires, emergency medical enquiries, technical device enquiries and simply questions related to their involvement in the trial. Julia Lakeland at PAREXEL shares her thoughts on patient-centric support services in clinical trials.