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Register ACT!
About Clinical Trials

 
Site Medical
University of South Carolina

 
Content The
List of All Medical Studies lists more than 65 clinical trials being
undertaken by ACT! project research centers, each with a brief
description. Clicking on the protocol number gives access to a series of
questions on each study which are answered in simple, non-technical
language.

There are five main categories on the ‘medical areas’ page:

  • cancer
  • blood
  • psychiatry
  • joint and immune diseases
  • women’s health



On the listings page, these are further sub-divided as follows:

  

Any
cancer

Breast cancer

Cancer of the blood and immune system

Gastrointestinal tract cancer

Head and neck cancer

Kidney, bladder, and prostate cancer

Lung cancer

Women’s cancer

Abnormal
pap smears

Aplastic anemia

Birth control

Depression

Infections common to

women

Lupus

Miscarriage

Osteoarthritis

Pain after surgery

Scleroderma

Urinary Incontinence

 


The ACT! project was initiated by the Hollings Cancer Center at the
Medical University of South Carolina, with assistance from Ortho Biotech.
The MUSC Institute of Psychiatry and the Division of Rheumatology and
Immunology are also involved.


    
Other
information available
The
site also contains tutorials on ACT!, cancer, clinical trials, and the
Internet.


  
Access Free.
No password or pre-registration required.


  
Comments A
great effort has been made to present the information in language that is
easy to understand. The information is updated on a ‘near-daily’ basis
(at this visit the information had last been updated on January 18 2000).

  

 

 



 

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Clinical Trial
 

    

  

 

Site

Medical University of South Carolina

 

Content

The List of All Medical Studies lists more than 65 clinical trials being undertaken by ACT! project research centers, each with a brief description. Clicking on the protocol number gives access to a series of questions on each study which are answered in simple, non-technical language.

There are five main categories on the ‘medical areas’ page:

  • cancer
  • blood
  • psychiatry
  • joint and immune diseases
  • women’s health

On the listings page, these are further sub-divided as follows:
  

Any cancer
Breast cancer
Cancer of the blood and immune system
Gastrointestinal tract cancer
Head and neck cancer
Kidney, bladder, and prostate cancer
Lung cancer
Women’s cancer

Abnormal pap smears
Aplastic anemia
Birth control
Depression
Infections common to
women
Lupus
Miscarriage
Osteoarthritis
Pain after surgery
Scleroderma
Urinary Incontinence
 

The ACT! project was initiated by the Hollings Cancer Center at the Medical University of South Carolina, with assistance from Ortho Biotech. The MUSC Institute of Psychiatry and the Division of Rheumatology and Immunology are also involved.

    

Other information available

The site also contains tutorials on ACT!, cancer, clinical trials, and the Internet.

  

Access

Free. No password or pre-registration required.

  

Comments

A great effort has been made to present the information in language that is easy to understand. The information is updated on a ‘near-daily’ basis (at this visit the information had last been updated on January 18 2000).