Stephanie Engelien

Stephanie Engelien, RN, MSN

Oncology research nurse, Marshfield Clinic

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FreeTrials & Tribulations
It is estimated that, each year, as few as 2–3% of cancer patients enter clinical trials. In part I of this series, we discussed four key barriers to participation: physician barriers, protocol barriers, research team barriers, and insurance barriers. In part II, we will look at solutions to these barriers and how to implement them in the clinical setting.
ClinicalTrials & Tribulations
According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI), 1,735,350 people were newly diagnosed with cancer in 2018. Of those, 65% are expected to achieve remission from their cancer 1.