Expectations of Benefit in a Trial of a Candidate Disease-Modifying Treatment for Parkinson Disease

Expectations of Benefit in a Trial of a Candidate Disease-Modifying Treatment for Parkinson Disease
Mov Disord. 2021 May 4. doi: 10.1002/mds.28630. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Expectations of benefit have an important therapeutic impact. How well study participants understand the concept of slowing disease progression and how their expectations of benefit are shaped in related clinical trials is not well known.OBJECTIVE: We aimed to assess expectancy and treatment arm preference of participants in a disease-modification ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-05-04By Tiago A Mestre