Virginia Commonwealth University

VCU Massey Cancer Center

How much do you know about clinical trials?

Put your knowledge to the test by taking this short quiz by Virginia's leader in cancer clinical research, VCU Massey Cancer Center.

True or False:

  1. Clinical trials are a last resort for patients with a grim prognosis.
    True False
  2. VCU Massey Cancer Center patients only have access to clinical trials conducted by Massey's researchers.
    True False
  3. By participating in a trial, patients risk not getting any real treatment - they may just get a placebo.
    True False
  4. People may be able to take part in a clinical trial at Massey even if they don't have cancer.
    True False
  5. Treatment under a clinical trial costs more than standard treatment and is not covered by insurance.
    True False