Informed consent: an Australian case study.

  title={Informed consent: an Australian case study.},
  author={Jennifer R. Jamison},
  journal={Journal of manipulative and physiological therapeutics},
  volume={21 5},
OBJECTIVE Informed consent, as practiced in Australian chiropractic practice, was explored by means of a collective case study. DESIGN Twenty-one chiropractic practices were visited and 25 chiropractor-patient units explored. Purposive sampling of practitioners was undertaken using a maximum variation strategy. Convenience sampling of patients was performed within each participating practice. Data was gathered from each chiropractor-patient unit, consisting of one practitioner and usually… CONTINUE READING