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I guess it's fine to look through clinical trials, FIL had a vaccine one with no side effects (then again, quite possible he got the placebo). At this point, instead of focusing on clinical trials, please consider what could make his quality of life better.
How is pain management? How are his symptoms? My FIL was in a lot of pain, had ascites (tons of fluid in abdominal area), and lymphedema (severely swollen arms/legs). FIL's pain was best managed by oxycodone and fentanyl patches. Ascites were drained at the hospital. Lymphedema was treated by massage/pressure wraps done by a specialist.
Anyway those issues should be immediately addressed. If you find a clinical
trial that would have few harmful side effects and may actually help, that's
wonderful too. I'm very skeptical though because I wouldn't want him to be
treated like a 'trial specimen' because researchers are always looking for
someone to try out their treatment on...I'd want to know how the treatment
would impact his life (is it placebo controlled? Then he's going through all
the trouble for nothing - what are side effects? how often would he have to
go to the hospital or visit the doctor?) and if it would diminish his quality
of life then I don't know if it's worth it.
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