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Dec2012

 

by Jackie Tekiela, MS, CIP, Institutional Review Board (IRB) Administrator at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

“Most codes dealing with human experimentation start out with the bland assumption that consent is ours for the asking. This is a myth. The reality is that informed consent is often exceedingly difficult to obtain in any complete cense…Nevertheless, it remains a goal toward which on must strive for sociological, ethical, and legal reasons.”   
- Henry Beecher on informed consent in the article "Ethics and Clinical Research"

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