Why Do Some Myeloma Patients Avoid Clinical Trials?

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Why should I participate in a clinical Trial? This Patient Café was attended by four of the top multiple myeloma patient advocates: Jenny Ahlstrom, founder of Myeloma Crowd; Cynthia â??Cindyâ?? Chmielewski, mentor on social media @myelomateacher; Jack Aiello, Patient Power host and advocate; and, Brian McMahon, founder of SparkCures. Patients have various valid reasons for not participating in clinical trials. Learn insider knowledge on how the clinical trial system works from proposal to approval.

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