clinical study

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clinical trial

A research study involving human subjects designed to answer specific questions about the safety and efficacy of a biomedical intervention (drug, treatment, device), or new ways of using a known drug, treatment or device.

clinical study

Pharmacology A study designed to measure the safety, efficacy, and appropriate dosage of a new drug or biological; CSs may be placebo-controlled or, less commonly, compared with a 'gold standard' therapy. See Phase I, II, III study.
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The clinical study plan has been approved by a central Institutional Review Board (IRB).
Approximately 470 women (approximately 200 of who are in the USA) were enrolled in an IDE clinical study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the implant.

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