In praise of undercover research

Herrera, Chris
March 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/11/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 6, p723
Academic Journal
The article reflects on undercover research. According to the author, undercover research are researches conducted without the participant's consent. It is said that the use of undercover research can clear and enhance the trust that should exist between patients and physicians. It should be looked upon as a method to acquire evidence about the quality of routine medical care.


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