A process of active evaluation of potential participants for enrollment in a trial. After a patient is recruited, screening occurs during the enrollment period to see if they meet the inclusion and exclusion criteria. If they meet the criteria, the subject is eligible to enroll in the trial.

Source: FDA Glossary


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