Exploring decision-making of HIV-infected Hispanics and African Americans participating in clinical trials.

@article{RiveraGoba2011ExploringDO,
  title={Exploring decision-making of HIV-infected Hispanics and African Americans participating in clinical trials.},
  author={Migdalia V Rivera-Goba and Dinora C Dominguez and Pamela Stoll and Christine Grady and Catalina Ramos and Joann M Mican},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care : JANAC},
  year={2011},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={295-306}
}
Underrepresentation of HIV-infected Hispanics and African Americans in clinical trials seriously limits our understanding of the benefits and risks of treatment in these populations. This qualitative study examined factors that racial/ethnic minority patients consider when making decisions regarding research participation. A total of 35 HIV-infected Hispanic and African American patients enrolled in clinical research protocols at the National Institutes of Health were recruited to participate… CONTINUE READING