Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

[The Role of the Study Nurse in clinical trials]

SZABÓ Anita1, KURUCZ-ASZTALOS Nikolett2, DEMETER Zsuzsanna3, PIKÓ Béla4, DANK Magdolna5

FEBRUARY 28, 2021

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice - 2021;34(1)

[The aim of this study: A brief summary of the role of the study nurse in the drug clinical trial. Based on the available literature and practical experience gained on clinical trials in cancer patients, we analyzed the role and expectations of study nurse. Due to a lack of knowledge about clinical trials, nurses are not or reluctant to participate in these. In practice, following the direction of clinical trial protocol, demanding nursing activity and accurate documentation are the basic requirements. If the above requirements are met, the study nurse becomes an indispensable member of the study group.]

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  1. Békés Megyei Központi Kórház Pándy Kálmán Tagkórház, Megyei Onkológiai Központ, Gyula
  2. Centrum Pharma Kft., Gyula
  3. Központi Kórház Pándy Kálmán Tagkórház, II.sz. Belgyógyászati Osztály – Kardiológia, Gyula
  4. Békés Megyei Központi Kórház Pándy Kálmán Tagkórház, Megyei Onkológiai Központ, Gyula
  5. Semmelweis Egyetem, Belgyógyászati és Onkológiai Klinika, Budapest

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