Respondent Burden in Clinical Research: When Are We Asking Too Much of Subjects?

TitleRespondent Burden in Clinical Research: When Are We Asking Too Much of Subjects?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsUlrich, CM, Wallen, GR, Feister, A, Grady, C
JournalIRB: Ethics & Human Research
Volume27
Issue4
Pagination17-20
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number01937758
Accession Number17649210
KeywordsBIOETHICS , Clinical , Human , MEDICINE , PUBLIC
AbstractComments that the field of bioethics has not clearly identified or articulated the problem of respondent burden in clinical trials. Reluctance of health care providers to approach their patients for inclusion in clinical trials because of perceived distressing or burden for their patients; Effort of researchers to maximize response rates or research participation.
NotesUlrich, Connie M. 1 Wallen, Gwenyth R. 2 Feister, Autumn 3 Grady, Christine 4; Affiliation: 1: Assistant Professor of Nursing and Bioethics, Senior Fellow, Center for Bioethics, Department of Medical Ethics, and Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 2: Clinical Nurse Scientist, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 3: Graduate Director and Senior Fellow, Center For Bioethics, Department of Medical Ethics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 4: Head, Section on Human Subjects Research, Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD; Source Info: Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p17; Subject Term: CLINICAL trials; Subject Term: BIOETHICS; Subject Term: MEDICINE -- Research; Subject Term: PUBLIC health; Subject Term: CLINICAL medicine; Subject Term: HUMAN experimentation in medicine; NAICS/Industry Codes: 541712 Reseach and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology); NAICS/Industry Codes: 525120 Health and Welfare Funds; Number of Pages: 4p; Document Type: Article
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