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Beginner’s Guide to Finding the Perfect EDC System for Your Clinical Trial

CRO using an EDC system for her new clinical trial

Switching to an electronic data capture (EDC) system can benefit your clinical trial in a variety of ways. Instead of relying solely on paper bookkeeping–which leaves room for human error– utilizing an EDC system can help: Ensure data quality Increase efficiency Reduce cost of clinical t

eSource: Why It’s Time to Invest in a Better Solution

Clinical investigator using eSource to monitor study data

The process of clinical research is extensive and extremely expensive. If we consider traditional models, a lot of this expense (in time and money) can be attributed to data collection. Novartis conducted a study on their paper-based clinical trials and found that printing costs could run up to $50,