A randomized study of a method for optimizing adolescent assent to biomedical research.


PURPOSE Voluntary consent/assent with adolescents invited to participate in research raises challenging problems. No studies to date have attempted to manipulate autonomy in relation to assent/consent processes. This study evaluated the effects of an autonomy-enhanced individualized assent/consent procedure embedded within a randomized pediatric asthma… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/23294515.2016.1251507


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