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Science in a crisis: conducting clinical trials in an emergency

In the closing plenary lecture, Prof Peter Horby describes the challenges of conducting clinical trials in emergency settings.

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Horby, P. Science in a crisis: conducting clinical trials in an emergency. Trials 16, I3 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-16-S2-I3

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  • Public Health
  • Clinical Trial
  • Emergency Setting
  • Plenary Lecture