Inclusion Across the Lifespan – NIH Policy for Clinical Research

JAMA
October 16, 2018, Vol 320, No. 15, Pages 1513-1612
http://jama.jamanetwork.com/issue.aspx

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Inclusion Across the Lifespan – NIH Policy for Clinical Research
Marie A. Bernard, MD; Janine A. Clayton, MD; Michael S. Lauer, MD
JAMA. 2018;320(15):1535-1536. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.12368
This Viewpoint summarizes provisions of the National Institutes of Health’s Inclusion Across the Lifespan policy scheduled for implementation in 2019 for clinical trials, which will require written plans to recruit younger and older participants as a part of grant applications and documentation of participant age in trial progress reports.