Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are designed to add to medical knowledge related to the treatment, diagnosis, and prevention of diseases or conditions. A clinical study is conducted according to a research plan known as the protocol. The protocol is designed to answer specific research questions as well as safeguard the health of participants.

As a medical system that constantly strives to improve health care, Denver Health conducts medical research. Denver Health physicians are also medical researchers. As a result, patients at Denver Health may be able to participate in clinical trials.

Find out about clinical trials available throughout the nation by visiting

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Colorado Multiple Institutional Review Board (COMIRB)

Featured Research Study | COMBAT Study

Surviving a traumatic car crash or other complex injury can be challenging. A new proposed study, COMBAT Study, hopes to increase your odds of surviving if you ever find yourself a victim of traumatic injury.