When is informed consent required in cluster randomized trials in health research?

@inproceedings{McRae2011WhenII,
  title={When is informed consent required in cluster randomized trials in health research?},
  author={Andrew D. McRae and Charles Weijer and Ariella Binik and Jeremy M. Grimshaw and Robert F. Boruch and Jamie C. Brehaut and Allan Donner and Martin Paul Eccles and Raphael Saginur and Angela L. White and Monica Taljaard},
  booktitle={Trials},
  year={2011}
}
This article is part of a series of papers examining ethical issues in cluster randomized trials (CRTs) in health research. In the introductory paper in this series, we set out six areas of inquiry that must be addressed if the cluster trial is to be set on a firm ethical foundation. This paper addresses the second of the questions posed, namely, from whom, when, and how must informed consent be obtained in CRTs in health research? The ethical principle of respect for persons implies that… CONTINUE READING
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