< All Topics Main General Why are clinical trials important? Print Why are clinical trials important? UpdatedFebruary 18, 2022 Clinical trials evaluate new treatments/methods for IBD management, treatment, diagnosis, prevention, screening, and/or quality of life enhancement. Related Articles: What Are Clinical Trials and Studies? Clinical Trials: Benefits, Risks, and Safety Clinical Trial Volunteer Story Tags: Clinical Trials Previous What are clinical trials? Next How do clinical trials work?