Clinical trials and life care plans in pediatric practice: New roles, two opportunities

March 1, 2006

Even at a young age, a child with a serious or disabling health problem might need a blueprint for lifelong care. Creating that plan has become a business that benefits your patients. Participating in a clinical trial allows you to bring innovative treatments and state-of-the-art therapeutics to your patients, as well as necessary care to those whose families cannot otherwise afford it.