parallel tracking

parallel tracking

Therapeutics A mechanism by which promising therapeutics are made available–early in drug development without interfering with research–to Pts ineligible to participate in clinical trials because of geographic or entry criteria; clinical trials proceed on one 'track'; the drug used for treatment–outside of trials, proceeds on a separate or 'parallel track'. See Clinical equipoise, Compassionate IND, IND.
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