An Unbiased Response to the Open Peer Commentarites on 'Does Consent Bias Research?'
Am. J. Bioethics 13(4), W1-W3, 2013
4 Pages Posted: 9 Apr 2013
Date Written: April 4, 2013
The article is a response to the seven open peer commentaries submitted to our article "Does Consent Bias Research?" The response article discusses the following issues raised by the commentaries: (1) the definition of consent bias; (2) the magnitude of possible consent bias; (3) whether informed consent should be required for all information-based research; (4) alternative approaches to "traditional" informed consent; and (5) the value of "big data."
Keywords: research ethics, informed consent, consent bias, selection bias
JEL Classification: K31, K32
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