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The Accidental Research Subject

The Accidental Research Subject

I read an article In the San Francisco Chronicle this week that raised a prickly question, namely – should patients know that they are research subjects?’ http://bit.ly/WqXpR7.  The fact is, most people haven’t a clue. A patient’s participation in research is usually mentioned in standard hospital consent forms.  You give a blood sample because your … Continue reading