WTEN News10 interviewed Philip Palmieri, M.D., chief of infectious disease at St. Peter's Hospital, for its story on clinical trials involving the drug, remdesivir. [...]
St. Peter’s Hospital is one of 150 hospitals across the country taking part in a major coronary clinical trial. Dr. Eric Roccario, an interventional cardiologist at Albany Associates in Cardiology, a practice of St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates, is overseeing the trial at St. Peter's.
Almost everyone knows someone who has been asked to participate, or has participated, in a clinical trial. But what exactly is a clinical trial, and what are the benefits and risks in participating? [...]