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Goasduff (2021) reported that the global usage of electronic devices was approximately 6.2 billion in 2021, and experts predict that it will reach 6.4 billion in 2022. Like other industries, healthcare is undergoing a transition from traditional paper formats to digital tools. This transition ranges from physical devices, such as computers, tablets, and mobile phones, …

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Case Study 4 minute read

Virtual Trials Yields High Patient Compliance with Datacubed

Virtual trials

VIRTUAL STUDY YIELDS HIGH COMPLIANCE & RETENTION RATES BACKGROUND Clinical research studies involving repeated patient-reported outcome measures (PROs) face several challenges. Patients may fail to complete individual PROs, whether at all or within a specified time (i.e., reduced compliance). Patients may cease participating in a study altogether, dropping out before all study procedures are completed …

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Long-Term Participant Engagement in Oncology Trials

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ENSURING LONG-TERM PATIENT ENGAGEMENT IN AN ONCOLOGY TRIAL WITH CLINICAL MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS Breast cancer is the most prevalent cancer and most frequent cause of cancer-related death and can be classified depending on hormone receptor expression.1 Hormone receptor expression ultimately influences the course of treatment and prognosis. ER-positive breast cancers are associated with the overexpression of …

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Retention and Compliance in a Multicenter, Open-Label Clinical Trial

Successful retention and compliance of patients in clinical trials are significant challenges in the arduous path to drug approval1,2. Missing outcome data caused by patient dropout and poor compliance not only jeopardize the scientific validity of a study but also comes at a high financial cost to study sponsors. Technology and behavioral science offer potential …

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Geofencing for Automated Event Detection and Case Management

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Use of geofencing software on the Linkt case management platform constitutes an innovative solution for detecting adverse events and outcomes for large-scale, long-duration clinical trials and research. Geofencing uses location information securely held within a participant’s own device (e.g., mobile phone) to allow the device to detect whether a participant has crossed a virtual perimeter …

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The Potential Return on Investment of Using ePROS Over Paper in Clinical Trials

Studies show that electronic patient reporting yields higher-quality data than paper-based diaries. As a matter of fact, electronic patient-reported outcomes (ePROs) drive greater participant compliance. With our behavioral science-driven platform, compliance rates are consistently above 90%, and retention rates are above 85% in our client’s clinical trials. For the past decade, both the FDA and …

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