Making Research a Requirement of Treatment : Why We Should Sometimes Let Doctors Pressure Patients to Participate in Research

TitleMaking Research a Requirement of Treatment : Why We Should Sometimes Let Doctors Pressure Patients to Participate in Research
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsOrentlicher, D
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume35
Issue5
Pagination20-28
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number18472919
KeywordsInformed , MEDICINE , Patients , research , THERAPEUTICS
AbstractArgues that there is a need to relax the precautions taken to ensure voluntary participation of subjects in studies involving the comparison of two or more established therapies to see whether one is superior to the alternative(s). Illustration of the concern with standards for informed consent in research; Way to ensure that all patients receive optimal therapy; Importance of concerns about patient trust in medical research.
NotesOrentlicher, David 1,2; Affiliation: 1: Indiana University Center for Bioethics 2: Samuel R. Rosen Professor of Law, Indiana University School of Law -- Indianapolis; Source Info: Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p20; Subject Term: MEDICINE -- Research; Subject Term: THERAPEUTICS; Subject Term: INFORMED consent (Medical law); Subject Term: PATIENTS; Subject Term: RESEARCH; NAICS/Industry Codes: 541712 Reseach and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology); Number of Pages: 9p; Document Type: Article
DOI10.1353/hcr.2005.0083
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