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Clinical Trial Protocol Development


Every clinical investigation begins with the development of a clinical protocol. The protocol is a document that describes how a clinical trial will be conducted (the objective(s), design, methodology, statistical considerations and organization of a clinical trial,) and ensures the safety of the trial subjects and integrity of the data collected.
A research protocol is a document that describes the background, rationale, objectives, design, methodology, statistical considerations, and organization of a clinical research project. According to the ICH Good Clinical Practice guidelines, a protocol should include the following topics:
  • Title Page (General Information)
  • Background Information
  • Objectives/Purpose
  • Study Design
  • Selection and Exclusion of Subjects
  • Treatment of Subjects
  • Assessment of Efficacy
  • Assessment of Safety
  • Adverse Events
  • Discontinuation of the Study
  • Statistics
  • Quality Control and Assurance
  • Ethics
  • Data handling and Recordkeeping
  • Publication Policy
  • Project Timetable/Flowchart
  • References
  • Supplements/Appendices

The NIH provides many resources for protocol development to assist investigators in writing and developing clinical research protocols that are in compliance with regulatory/GCP requirements. Some NIH institutes have a mandatory requirement for using their protocol template.
Sample Protocol Templates and Resources:

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