AVAC Fact Sheet: Data Safety Monitoring Boards

This fact sheet helps advocates learn more about how clinical trials are monitored and regulated by a variety of entities, including independent bodies that review the trial protocol and data on an ongoing basis to ensure that the trial is ethical and should continue. Some situations in which a data safety monitoring board has made a recommendation that affected the conduct of a trial are reviewed.

Length: 
6 pages
Year: 
2011
Organization: 
AVAC
Languages: 
English