Archive: Patient Enrollment

The Rise of Decentralized Clinical Trials Is Disrupting Traditional Patient Recruitment

Author: parexcel
Posted: April 14th, 2021

Buzz about decentralized clinical trials (DCTs) and hybrid designs has been around for years; however, it took the in-person restrictions brought about by COVID-19 to accelerate their adoption. The major advantages of DCTs – untethered recruiting from physical site locations, patient-centric accommodations, integration of modern technology – all drastically affect the role of sites in

Race and gender play a role in patient sentiment toward clinical research during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Author: parexcel
Posted: July 21st, 2020

At SubjectWell, we continue to conduct surveys with patients to understand how their attitudes and feelings toward clinical trials have been altered in the wake of the pandemic. Having a grasp on these sentiments may now be more important than ever, as states continue the reopening process while positive cases continue to increase. Our most

A growing number of patients are considering clinical trials as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

Author: parexcel
Posted: April 17th, 2020

In our ongoing effort to both understand patients’ evolving attitudes toward clinical trial participation in the face of COVID-19 and support our industry’s continued commitment to bringing novel treatments to market, SubjectWell completed the second of our recent insight surveys. We previously fielded surveys between March 19 and 23, 2020, to patients and sites throughout

Report: Receiving Clinical Trial Results Makes Patients More Likely to Participate

Posted: January 30th, 2019

A recent study reveals that sharing clinical trial results with patients can help boost trial participation and engagement.

Are ‘Professional Patients’ in Clinical Trials an Epidemic?

Posted: December 19th, 2018

So-called “professional patients” threaten the integrity of clinical trials, but can they be stopped?

Choosing the Right Investigator Sites is Key to Patient Recruitment

Author: tdower
Posted: August 15th, 2018

A successful clinical trial begins with choosing the right investigator sites. Here’s what to consider when selecting sites – and how digital marketing can help.

FDA Leading the Charge to Recruit More Female Patients to Clinical Trials

Posted: June 13th, 2018

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb recently expressed the agency’s commitment to women’s health initiatives. Here’s what that means for sponsors and CROs looking to recruit women for clinical trials.

Want More Clinical Trial Patients? Bring the Trial to Them.

Posted: May 30th, 2018

Clinical trials that reach out to patients in their own homes and local doctors’ offices are expected to see a boost in enrollment.

Have Clinical Trials Achieved Patient Engagement?

Posted: May 16th, 2018

A recent study shows that, while there is still progress to be made, clinical trials are implementing new tools to boost patient engagement.

Study: Only 11% of Clinical Trials Recruit Patients through Social Media

Posted: April 18th, 2018

Social media promises to make patient recruitment easier and more efficient for clinical trials – if sponsors and CROs are willing to use it.