What is Confirmatory studies?
Confirmatory studies definition and meaning on Health terms:
These are studies conducted in Phase III of the clinical development of a medicine. They aim to confirm the efficacy and safety in a large patient population. They can involve thousands of patients, can be run in many countries, require a huge amount of expertise to be run effectively, and are therefore resource intense and very time consuming. They are the largest, most complicated, and most expensive part of the development of a medicine.