TITLE

Consent: Voluntary or Coerced?

AUTHOR(S)
Althaus, Frances
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
International Family Planning Perspectives;Sep98, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a research done at a clinic in Durban, South Africa wherein all women making their first antenatal visit took part in a group counselling session about HIV transmission and prevention. Conclusion that a patient's consent to participate in a study may not be truly voluntary in settings where few health care alternatives are available.
ACCESSION #
1115216

 

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