Data Safety and Monitoring Board (DSMB)JAMA An independent committee, composed of community representatives and clinical research experts,
that reviews data while a clinical trial is in progress to ensure that participants are not exposed to undue
risk. A DSMB may recommend that a trial be stopped if there are safety concerns or if the trial objectives
have been achieved.
Data Safety and Monitoring Board (DSMB):SFAF
a group of experts that
evaluates clinical trials for safety and ethics. DSMB typically examine
interim data as a trial progresses and determines whether it should be
stopped or allowed to continue.
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