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A Fight Against Providing Informed Consent in SUPPORT- Part II

6 years ago Bernard W Freedman, JD, MPH 0
  There have been a number of articles written by well-known physicians and bioethicists expressing great concern over the recent Office for Human Research Protection, OHRP, letter of criticism with respect to the SUPPORT clinical trial. This blog discussed this controversy in the post of May 23, 2013. This controversy has turned dark with efforts Read More

A Fight Against Providing Informed Consent and The Risk of Randomization in the SUPPORT Clinical Trial

6 years ago Bernard W Freedman, JD, MPH 0
A Fight Against Providing Informed Consent and The Risk of Randomization: Informed Consent in the Surfactant, Positive Pressure, and Oxygenation Randomized Trial (SUPPORT)  by Bernard W. Freedman,JD, MPH     In their article Risk, Consent, and SUPPORT  David Magnus and Arthur Caplan chastise the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) for their findings of a failure Read More