Clinical Trials: Advancing Medicine, Improving Lives

On any given day, hundreds of clinical research trials are under way at Cleveland Clinic’s Heart and Vascular Institute (HVI) and throughout Cleveland Clinic. These carefully monitored trials are what make medical advancements possible. It is thanks to participants in clinical trials that we can save more lives every day and continue to improve national … Read More

Should You Volunteer to Try a New Therapy?

If you have a condition that is difficult to treat, your doctor might offer to enroll you into a clinical trial of a new therapy. Should you accept? Before making this decision, it’s important to understand that clinical trials look at new ways to prevent, detect or treat disease. They are research studies done in … Read More