What Is Clinical Research?

What Is Clinical Research?

by | Aug 18, 2022 | Clinical Research, Patient Education, Resources

Patient-centered research in nephrology is becoming more common as researchers look for meaningful outcomes that can be used to gauge progress. Balboa Research is a strategic Study Management Organization that collaborates early on cutting edge-therapeutics with Pharma and Device sponsors. But what IS clinical research?

Clinical research is the study of health and illness in individuals. By conducting this type of research, those in the field of health-care science can develop a deeper understanding of various diseases. Typically, clinical research entails a thorough examination of people, data, and/or tissue samples. This allows those involved to find new methods of…

• Detection
• Diagnosis
• Treatment
• Prevention

Ultimately, the goal is to increase medical knowledge and improve patient care.

Currently, Balboa Research is conducting a research trial to investigate the effectiveness and safety of Finerenone in patients with Non-Diabetic Chronic Kidney Disease to prevent the progression of the disease. This would be in addition to your current care and treatment. If you’re interested in participating, reach out to research@balboaunited.org.

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