Be a nitpicker when it comes to IC form details

November 2011
Clinical Trials Administrator;Nov2011, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p128
The article discusses the importance of reviewing duly signed and dated forms from research participants to avoid regulatory hassles. Eunice Newbert, manager of education and the quality improvement program at Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, suggests that study coordinators spend 30 seconds in reviewing signed informed consent (IC) forms. Several practice tips offered by Newbert for easing the IC process are also included.


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