Remote testing solutions for clinical trials and academic research are increasingly being adopted resulting in time and cost savings for clinical research studies and reduced participation burden for study patients. However, not every study is suitable for this medium. In this article we cover the scientific and operational factors for deciding whether to use remote cognitive testing in an upcoming trial.
The FDA have released guidance urging clinical trials to go virtual where possible in response to the COVID-19 pandemic – so what are the best methods for ensuring patient safety and trial integrity during this transition? In this article, we will discuss some of the important aspects to consider when taking a therapeutic trial from the clinic to the patient’s home.
The full FDA Guidance on Conduct of Clinical Trials of Medical Products During the COVID-19 Pandemic is available here.
Exploring the use of automated voice based cognitive assessments on consumer voice platforms.
Dr Jenny Barnett, Chief Scientific Officer for Cambridge Cognition reviews how the rise of touchscreen technology has enabled the expansion of cognitive assessment.