ABOUT CLINICAL RESEARCH
Although there are many definitions, a clinical research study or clinical trial is generally considered to be a health-related medical study in people that follows a pre-defined written protocol.
The information learned from this study may help find new treatment options for people with COVID-19 in the future, which could be of great benefit.
Study participants may or may not receive any personal benefit from being in this study. It is possible that a participant's symptoms may get better, stay the same, or get worse.
Voluntary Participation and Informed Consent
Participation in a research study is completely voluntary. In all research studies, qualified potential participants are first informed about the research study in detail. After receiving this information, all participants must give their consent in writing to proceed. Some research studies involve more tests and doctor visits than the participant would normally have for an illness or condition.
Privacy and Confidentiality
We will use your answers to the pre-qualifying questionnaire only to see if you may qualify to participate in this research study. We will not use your information for anything else. If you pre-qualify for this study, you will be given a choice to submit your contact information along with your answers to the preliminary questionnaire to a study center conducting this research study for further evaluation. If you make the choice to submit your contact information, your contact information will only be shared with those involved with the research study and will not be shared or provided to any other person or business not related to this particular research study.