Participating in Clinical Trials
Frequently Asked Questions
16. How do I find a clinical trial?
Here are ways to find a clinical trial.
- Your healthcare provider may know about trials that you can join.
- Newspapers in large cities and disease support groups often have lists of trials.
- The National Institutes of Health has a database called ClinicalTrials.gov that you or your doctor can search at http://clinicaltrials.gov. To find studies for older people, use one or more of these terms in your search: aged, elderly, senior, age > 55, or 65 years and above.