CLINICAL TRIALS IN PRIMARY HEALTH CARE UNITS: WHAT WE HAVE AND WHAT WE NEED?
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: MENDES, Bruno (School of Sciences and Health Technologies of University Lusófona, Quality & Health Strategy, Lisboa, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Ana Margarida Silva
Clinical Trials (CT) include the development of new medicines, assessing their safety, efficacy and quality. These trials provided economic growth to Portugal, representing €76 million and 1,000 direct jobs (2012), making it the 8th most competitive sector of activity.
The CT are usually made in secondary health care units (SHC), in view of their.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.