Clinical trials are studies in which people volunteer to take part in tests of new drugs or procedures. Doctors use clinical trials to develop new treatments for serious diseases such as cancer. Any time you or a loved one needs treatment for cancer, clinical trials are an option to think about. Joining us to talk about the value of taking part in a clinical trial and the cancer clinical trials are available in the region are Dr. Kit Lu, a medical oncologistwith PinnacleHealth Breast Care Center and Dr. Charles W. Reninger, a medical oncologist/hematologist and medical director for UPMC Hillman Cancer Center.
Learn more at: UPMC Pinnacle Clinical Trials
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