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Mayo Clinic-led study validates tool for patient reporting of side effects in cancer clinical trials

By August 17, 2015 No Comments

Mayo Clinic-led study validates tool for patient reporting of side effects in cancer clinical trials. PRO-CTCAE, implemented by SemanticBits, is a library of items for patients to directly report on the level of each of their symptoms, to enhance the reporting of side effects in cancer clinical trials which is normally based on information from providers. The study itself is unprecedented as more than 100 distinct questions about symptomatic adverse events were validated simultaneously. Read more in the article.