In fact, many areas critical and foundational to clinical studies – age of consent, capacity to consent, notification of state agencies, experimental drug dispensing requirements, genetic testing, and legal representatives, among many others – are driven by state, and not federal, laws. How do you monitor the requirements of all 50 states?
State-by-State Clinical Trial Requirements Reference Guide 2012 provides totally updated and expanded profiles of the clinical trial standards in all 50 states.
State statutory structures for clinical trials
Required notifications to state officials/offices
Legal representative standards
Age of consent/Capacity to consent
Drug dispensing/administration requirements
Informed consent, IRB, and clinical protocol requirements
State licensing authorities (medical, nursing, pharmacy)
Special state rules for cancer research
State HIV testing rules
State requirements for genetic testing
State-specific benefits afforded clinical research