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ARUK report calls for improvements in clinical trial systems

[1]As we celebrate International Clinical Trials Day #ICTD2021 [2], Alzheimer’s Research UK (ARUK) has published a new report, calling for urgent improvements to how research is promoted and how clinical trails for dementia are delivered in the UK.

Clinical trials offer early access to potential treatments for people enrolled in them, as well as benefitting UK life sciences.

The ARUK report highlights the challenges dementia clinical trials currently face in the UK. These include:

The ARUK report makes a number of recommendations which will need to be acted upon by research funders, regulators, health providers, NHS, Government and clinicians if the overall aims are to be achieved.

Read the full report on the ARUK website [3]



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