Below are a list of websites where you can find more information about research studies in general and clinical trials in your area. They may also help you in deciding whether or not being involved or participating is right for you:
Understanding Health Research – A tool for making sense of health studies (Medical Research Council)
UK Clinical Trials Gateway – This website tells you more about research going on now. You can search for current clinical research of interest to you and see whether it is recruiting new patients.
NHS Choices – Clinical Trials – This helpful page tells you about clinical trials, what they are, what it is like to participate and how to find out about participating in a trial.
Health Talk Online – Clinical Trials – A great site full of videos of people talking about their experiences of being involved in a clinical trial.