Facing the Challenge: Considerations for Conducting Remote Video Assessments

With many study subjects isolating themselves at home and many sites concerned about seeing subjects in-person for routine study visits, we are seeing an increased interest in remote visits. Sponsors that consider this for their studies often choose to complete the remote visits with video conferencing tools in order to allow more interaction between sites and subjects. Even for those with experience using video in clinical trials, using it in a home-based setting brings unique challenges.

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Common Rater Errors in Pediatric Rare Disease Clinical Trials

Many rare diseases lack the well-characterized endpoints that we associate with outcome measures in more common diseases and disorders. Given that most clinical trials for rare diseases are small and often rely on assessments that are not designed specifically for the disease, it is important that every assessment is administered and scored correctly. In trials conducted in very small populations, missing, erroneous, or invalid data can have an outsized impact.

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Facing the Challenge: Communication is Critical

The COVID-19 pandemic and associated social distancing measures are creating unprecedented challenges for everyone working in clinical trials and drug development. In this series, we’re sharing some of the ways VeraSci is addressing these challenges. As we coordinate...

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Welcome to the Innovation Lab

The VeraSci Innovation Lab was created to pair scientific knowledge with cutting-edge technology to improve the tools and measurements available for use in clinical trials. Each innovation is rigorously validated to ensure their usefulness in drug development...

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