Let Acurian do the heavy lifting for your musculoskeletal trial.

Our extensive experience with musculoskeletal trials includes osteoarthritis, low back pain, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, gout, and knee pain. You can count on Acurian to do the heavy lifting for patient enrollment and retention, helping your trial proceed on time, on budget, and pain-free.

Acurian is the leader in the patient recruitment and retention industry.

Acurian has recruited and enrolled thousands of patients for more than 60 pharmaceutical and biotech companies representing over 4,500 research sites.

Musculoskeletal by the numbers

Experience with over 35 protocols

1,375 research sites supported in reaching their study goals

Over 3,000 randomized patients produced

Indication Experience
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Degenerative Disk Disease
  • Knee Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoperosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Patient Enrollment Solutions

Across hundreds of protocols, Acurian has increased the enrollment productivity of clinical trials without adding sites or time. Our industry expertise enables us to:

  • Provide out-of-practice patients from our 70+ million-person, opted-in database and other proven recruitment channels
  • Increase site enrollment performance
  • Understand the patient group in a specific therapeutic area, customizing the most effective plan for recruitment
  • Achieve faster trial completion and time-to-market, and gain real peace-of-mind through results-based pricing. Acurian is often the most cost-efficient option

For more details, download the Acurian Value brochure

Patient Engagement and Retention Solutions

Acurian’s Patient Engagement and Retention Solutions provide better patient compliance for a more successful trial: on time, on budget, with quality data.

Improve patient participation from start-to-finish with our patient engagement and retention solutions designed to:

  • Enroll better informed patients
  • Keep more patients in your trial (as long as needed)
  • Continue to collect vital data after patients leave or reach trial end
  • Improve patient-site relationships
  • Protect trial timelines, budgets and data integrity

For more details, download the Patient Engagement Solutions brochure

A Proven Track Record of Exceeding Customer Expectations
  • On average, we reduce enrollment timelines by four months.
  • We have completed large-scale recruitment and retention in trials needing more than 20,000 enrolled patients.
  • We have deep experience in more than 40 therapeutic indications.
  • On average, we provide 30 percent of enrollment, with the ability to fill any enrollment shortfall.
“I have worked with many recruiting companies, and Acurian is by far the best to work with. Your systems make my job so much easier and your team is the best!”
Maria Rapajic, Business Development Coordinator – Clinical Investigation Specialists

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