Shaping the Future of Cancer Care

For many years, Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) has participated in clinical trials that evaluate new approaches to diagnosing and treating cancer, including testing new devices and medications.

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An Important Step Toward Tomorrow’s Breakthroughs

There are many steps in the research process. A clinical trial is a critical step in developing new technologies or medications and determining whether they will be made available to the general public. A clinical trial is also a proven method of testing innovative approaches to preventing, diagnosing or treating a particular disease. Some clinical trials look at combinations of treatments to determine if a new way of delivering those treatments will produce better results. Clinical trials often lead to standards of care that benefit many patients.