Trends in Oncology Clinical Trials Launched Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jan 4;4(1):e2036353. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.36353.


This cohort study evaluates the association of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic with clinical research and development for cancer by studying the initiation of oncology clinical trials over time.

Publication types

  • Observational Study

MeSH terms

  • COVID-19*
  • Clinical Trials as Topic / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Logistic Models
  • Medical Oncology / trends*
  • Neoplasms*
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Time Factors*