Reported consent processes and demographics Institute of Tropical Medicine
OBJECTIVES: Efforts are needed to improve informed consent of participants in research. The Strategic Timing of AntiRetroviral Therapy (START) study provides a unique opportunity to study the effect of length and complexity of informed consent documents on understanding and satisfaction among geographically diverse participants.
METHODS: Interested START sites were randomized to use either the standard consent form or the concise ...
Implementation of Electronic Informed Consent in Biomedical Research and Stakeholders' Perspectives: Systematic Review KU Leuven
Could the decision of trial participation precede the informed consent process? Evidence from Burkina Faso Vrije Universiteit Brussel Institute of Tropical Medicine Ghent University KU Leuven
A randomized trial comparing concise and standard consent forms in the START trial Institute of Tropical Medicine
BACKGROUND: Improving the effectiveness and efficiency of research informed consent is a high priority. Some express concern about longer, more complex, written consent forms creating barriers to participant understanding. A recent meta-analysis concluded that randomized comparisons were needed.
METHODS: We conducted a cluster-randomized non-inferiority comparison of a standard versus concise consent form within a multinational trial ...
A proposal for a model of informed consent for the collection, storage and use of biological materials for research purposes KU Leuven
The attitude of Flemish paediatricians regarding informed consent of adolescents Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Since 2002 the Belgian law requires an informed consent of the patient before each medical intervention. This provision applies also for adolescent patients on condition that the physician considers the young patient as competent to autonomously participate in the decision making process.
The purpose of this study is to evaluate to what extent Belgian paediatricians from the Flemish part of the ...