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Refining the enrolment process in emergency medicine research

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Research in the emergency setting involving patients with acute clinical conditions is needed if there are to be advances in diagnosis and treatment. But research in these areas poses ethical and practical challenges. One of these is the general inability to obtain informed consent due to the patient’s lack of mental capacity and insufficient time to contact legal representatives. Regulatory frameworks which allow this research to proceed with a consent ‘waiver’, provided patients lack menta...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.5083/ejcm.20424884.147

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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Publisher:
Healthcare Bulletin Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine Journal website
Volume:
4
Issue:
1
Pages:
506-510
Publication date:
2016-04-11
Acceptance date:
2016-11-04
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EISSN:
2042-4892
Source identifiers:
627548
Language:
English
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uuid:c2c14489-bac2-457e-85f4-42b2b1afb835
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pubs:627548
Deposit date:
2016-06-12

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