Clinical trials can help patients while helping researchers understand more about cancer and its treatment.
People take part in clinical trials for many reasons. While clinical trials offer no guarantees, they can provide benefits like:
Adding to what is known about one’s type of cancer, possibly leading to better options in the future
Federal rules help ensure that clinical trials are run in an ethical manner. Patient rights and safety are protected by:
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner, is proud to offer patients in our community the chance to take part in clinical trials.
Fox Chase Cancer Center Partners is a select group of community hospitals in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Through this partnership, AtlantiCare offers patients, families, and their doctors the newest ways to prevent, find, and treat cancer.
For more information about Fox Chase Cancer Center and its Partners program, visit foxchase.org or call 1-888-FOX CHASE (1-888-369-2427).
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