Clinical Trials

3. Classification

Exercise 2

Select an item from the “Groups” list and click and drag it to its corresponding “Reason” for conducting studies.

Groups who conduct studies:

  • Clinical Investigators
  • Device Manufacturers
  • Government Bodies or Health Care Providers
  • Pharmaceutical Companies

Reasons to conduct studies:

  • Improve delivery of care
  • Prove safety and efficacy
  • Test drugs in disease areas where their drug may gain a new license
  • Test when or how best to administer a specific therapy or withdraw a therapy

Answers:

  • Improve delivery of care [Government Bodies or Health Care Providers]
  • Prove safety and efficacy [Device Manufacturers]
  • Test drugs in disease areas where their drug may gain a new license [Pharmaceutical Companies]
  • Test when or how best to administer a specific therapy or withdraw a therapy [Clinical Investigators]