Are there compensation guidelines for clinical trials?
Answered by Curiosity
  • Curiosity


  1. Researchers are obliged not to make compensation for participating in a clinical drug trial too attractive. Pay is based on the type of trial and how long it runs. Shorter trials usually pay less: typically $25 to $100 for a half day. In a longer, more difficult trial, you may make $100 to $200 per day, and up to thousands of dollars for the entire project [source:]. While some people move from trial to trial, no healthcare is offered to participants outside of the study. If you suffer physical injury during the study, there is no long-term medical support or additional pay. As a participant at a research facility, you can expect forms of entertainment including music, television, books and video games. Payment is made to subjects at the end of the clinical trial.

    More answers from Curiosity »

Still Curious?
  • Why did the Chimpanzee Research Programs use captive breeding?

    Answered by Curiosity

  • How is brain death determined?

    Answered by Discovery Fit & Health

  • Why have contract medical research firms come under fire?

    Answered by Science Channel


What are you curious about?

Image Gallery