The following items can be reimbursed for participants:
- Travel expenses
- Loss of income
What kind of compensation can participants receive?
Compensation, in regards to clinical trials, can take many forms:
- Participants may receive monetary or other benefits for their participation in the study
- If participants may receive a payment or other services if they suffer any harm from a clinical trial.
Compensation is most common in Phase I trials with healthy volunteers. It is given to participants as recognition of their time and as an appreciation for their contribution to science.