Inclusion of Children Under 3 Years in Sickle Cell Clinical Trials: Implications for Nurse Scientists
Repository Posting Date2017-10-23T19:48:19Z
Author DetailsKatherine Young, SN; Jessica Keim-Malpass, PhD -- School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationBeta Kappa
This retrospective analysis of 526 sickle cell clinical trials examines disparities in the inclusion of very young pediatric patients and the impact of participation demographics on study outcomes and scientific success, providing guidance for nursing advocacy for vulnerable populations in clinical trial design and recruitment.