Consent Forms


About this study

Consent forms for cancer clinical trials are getting longer and longer. This randomized trial uses mock consent forms to see if wordiness has any effect on patients' understanding and willingness to sign up for a cancer clinical trial.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

  1. a patient-reported history of cancer,
  2. patient is able to read English, and
  3. patient-reported age of 18 years or older

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Aminah Jatoi, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Nichole Martin

(507) 293-1987

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