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Clinical Trial Pre-screening Methods: A Meta-analysis

A Two-step Pre-screening Process Before Site Referral Improves Efficiency and Reduces Costs 
Clinical trial recruitment involves three distinct phases: (1) Connecting with patients through advertising and outreach; (2) Engaging patients through pre-screening; and (3) Referring pre-screened patients to study sites. This paper, written by Clare Jackson, Strategic Program Manager, Utku Ozdemir, Director of Business Analytics, and Liz Moench, President of MediciGlobal, focuses on how the second phase can be used to significantly reduce costs and increase trial efficiencies.