Five accounts to follow on social media if you're interested in COPD

Chronic pulmonary obstructive disease, commonly referred to as COPD, is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs. It affects more than 16 million Americans, and millions more have it but don’t know it. At Antidote, we believe in the power of the patient voice to provide inspiration and hope to others in similar situations. Social media networks have become ...

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Three clinical trial statistics to watch in 2021

2020 took many twists and turns in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has caused us to reimagine everything we do and to look for solutions inside and outside the box. In 2021, sponsors, sites, and patient recruitment companies will need to continue to be flexible, learning and adapting as the pandemic evolves. Here, we take a look at three clinical trial statistics to watch in 2021 — these ...

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An interview with our partner, Allergy & Asthma Network

Allergy & Asthma Network (AAN) is a leading nonprofit in asthma, allergies, and related conditions. They’re a patient-centered network uniting individuals, families, healthcare professionals, industry leaders, and government decision-makers to improve health and quality of life for the millions of people affected by these conditions. We’re proud to partner with them to help people living with ...

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How to find research studies near you and frequently asked questions about participating in a clinical trial

Clinical research studies around the country are looking for volunteers. Find one that may be a fit for you quickly and easily by answering a few short questions about your location and medical history.

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15 questions to ask clinical trial recruitment companies

Clinical trial recruitment companies implement a range of methods, from digital advertising to community partnerships, to find the right patients for your trial. Most sites and sponsors evaluate proposals from a few different companies before making a selection.

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Year in review: 5 great pieces of news for patients from 2020

2020 was a tough year for everyone, but despite the unpredictable nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been some good news for patients, including the normalization of telehealth and the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. We shout out 5 great pieces of news for patients from 2020.

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Top trends in clinical trials and patient recruitment in 2020

2020 has been an unprecedented year across the globe. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused us to rethink everything — especially how we move the needle when it comes to developing critical treatments. We look at a few top trends from 2020 in relation to clinical trials, and touch on what to expect in 2021.

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10 clinical trial recruitment strategies that work

The best clinical trial recruitment strategies start by focusing on the patient perspective. From there, it helps to get creative. A reliable clinical trial patient recruitment plan incorporates a range of outreach methods designed to reach patients quickly and efficiently while providing them with the information they need to take the next step. 

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How to find and take part in paid clinical trials

If you’ve ever looked into participating in a clinical trial or research study, you may know that some studies offer financial compensation. But how do you go about searching for paid clinical trials, and are they right for you?

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COPD research round-up

More than 16 million Americans have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, commonly referred to as COPD, and millions more have it but don’t know it. COPD is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs. 

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