Patient and Parent Support Caring for your child How can my child get involved in research? There are more and more clinical trials happening now for DMD. The decision to put your child forward to take part in a clinical trial, is a very personal one and should be discussed fully with your doctor. The DMD Hub website has details of every current and pending trial in the UK, as well as a patient section for parents considering putting their child on a trial. Find out more about understanding clinical trials.