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How much information will I receive before joining a cancer clinical trial?

The process of being evaluated for a clinical trial provides lots of information about what you will experience. People in clinical trials also receive a detailed "informed consent" document. This document describes everything from treatment procedures and schedules to possible risks and benefits.

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