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Australian Government Clinical Trials Initiatives

Updated 1 April 2015
An overview of current activities to improve the clinical trials environment

What is a clinical trial

How clinical trials test new treatments to find better ways to prevent, detect or treat disease.

Why be part of a clinical trial

Helping yourself and others and being part of improving health care for everyone.

How to be part of a clinical trial

Who to talk to and how to find a trial.

Consumer guide to clinical trials

Consumers Health Forum factsheet about clinical trials.