What is a Clinical Research Study?

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*Intended audience for the video: EUPATI  supports the publication of this video for all stakeholders aiming to interact with patients on medicines research and development (R&D) in clinical studies or clinical trials. The video is informational, for education purposes and is intended for the general US population. Different terminology and definitions exist between the US and the European Union (EU), and this should be kept in mind when viewing the video (Further information on the definition of clinical studies/clinical trials in the EU can be found in Regulation (EU) No 536/2014 (Article 2) (https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02014R0536-20140527). The presented information is aimed at raising awareness of clinical studies/clinical trials and what it means to participate in clinical trials.  

This video is not intended to be prescriptive. The video should be adapted for individual requirements using best professional judgment. If formal advice is required, involved stakeholders should consult their respective legal department if available, or seek legal advice from competent sources. 

EUPATI will in no event be responsible for any outcomes of any nature resulting from the use of this video.  

You can find more information about clinical trials at the EUPATI Open Classroom.


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