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EMR to EDC: Why sites and sponsors need CRIO’s EHR/EMR Integration

The new standard in clinical care Electronic Medical Records In the past several decades, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) have become standard in clinical care in the United States and many other countries, while Electronic Data Capture (EDC) systems have become standard in global pharmaceutical trials. Naturally, the industry has been highly focused on the tantalizing...

Automate the protocol with eSource Running a Study

Automate the Protocol with eSource

Hiding in plain sight – CRIO eSource is the biggest opportunity for sponsors. While the clinical research industry has automated many processes, there is one area that is still mostly paper-bound. This is the source of one of the greatest inefficiencies in research today. Automating this one process could drive 20% cost savings in a...

Recruitment & Diversity

Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials – 3 Steps for Sponsors

Overview This past April, the FDA released updated guidance to sponsors and pharmaceutical companies on increasing racial and ethnic diversity in clinical trials to propel more inclusive research. Racial and ethnic minorities have historically been underrepresented in research,1 even within diseases where they make up the majority of those affected. The FDA also advises sponsors...

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CRIO Reduces FDA Audit Risk by Over 70%

The FDA routinely audits clinical research sites, and some of those sites happened to use CRIO eSource on the studies in question. With our broad reach and history as the leading site-adopted eSource solution, we have now established a database of audit results that prove what we’ve known intuitively: CRIO eSource reduces audit risks for...

CRIO Company News

CRIO Welcomes Dr. Margaretta Nyilas to its Board of Directors

 BOSTON, MA – November 3, 2022 – CRIO, the industry’s leading eSource provider, announces the appointment of Dr. Margaretta Nyilas to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.  Dr. Nyilas is a biopharmaceutical executive with over twenty years of diverse global industry experience, formerly at Otsuka Pharmaceuticals, Bristol Myers Squibb and Click Therapeutics. She has a...

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Never miss another re-consent: The benefits of an integrated eConsent-eSource solution

With the recent push toward Decentralized Clinical Trials (DCTs), many sponsors are adopting eConsent. eConsent allows patients to consent electronically, whether in clinic or remotely, from the convenience of their home. eConsent offers sponsors, CROs, investigators and patients these benefits: Reduce errors by ensuring completion of all fields Automated audit trails ensure accuracy of date-times...

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Ask Me Anything – Hitting the Target with Good Study Design

Mary Brenner, MSN MArch RN, is CRIO’s Study Design Manager and brings deep-rooted expertise as a registered nurse to CRIO’s in-house study design team. In this quick Q&A, Mary shares the benefits of good study design for sponsors and sites, the downstream effects of standardized study designs, and gives tips for designing it on your...

3 Reasons Principal Investigators Need eSource Running a Site

Building Better Oversight – 3 Reasons Principal Investigators Need eSource

What’s wrong with the way that most sites have been recording data for decades? While much of research data is still being collected on paper, digital adoption across source, regulatory and remote monitoring is rapidly increasing among sponsors, CROs, and research sites. Many of the challenges that Principal Investigators (PIs) face during the conduct of...

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Technology Innovation in Clinical Trials is Here to Stay

The staying power of technology after the pandemic  The clinical trials industry has historically been slow to adopt innovation, but 2020 was a catalyst for transformation. Spurred on by the need for business continuity during the pandemic, sites and sponsors worldwide were highly motivated to reconsider business as usual, and many have adopted an array...

Cost of Clinical Trials: A Breakdown (Infographic) Running a Study

Cost of Clinical Trials: A Breakdown (Infographic)

What are the main costs of clinical trials, and why are they so expensive? Our team at Clinical Research IO searched the literature to find out how clinical trial costs differed by indication, and what the main cost drivers were. Successful clinical development of a drug, from preclinical testing to marketing approval, requires a vast...