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Use of deferred consent for severely ill children in a multi-centre phase III trial.

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BACKGROUND: Voluntary participation of a subject in research respects a subject's rights, strengthens its ethical conduct, and is formalized by the informed consent process. Clinical trials of life-saving interventions for medical emergencies often necessitate enrollment of patients where prior written individual informed consent is impossible. Although there are regulations and guidelines on protecting subjects in emergency research, these have been criticised for being limited and unnecessa...

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10.1186/1745-6215-12-90

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Journal:
Trials
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
90
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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1745-6215
ISSN:
1745-6215
Source identifiers:
135103
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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