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Harmful impact of EU clinical trials directive:…and so has trial of melatonin in cancer related weight loss…

BMJ 2006; 332 doi: (Published 16 March 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;332:666
  1. Max Watson, research fellow (
  1. Belfast City Hospital, Belfast BT9 7AB

    EDITOR—The editorial by Hemminki and Kellokumpu-Lehtinen on the harmful impact of the EU Clinical Trials Directive highlights important issues that need to be addressed before investigator led cancer research becomes a thing of the past.1 The directive was supposed to protect patients by minimising biasing influences on clinical …

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