Ill-Informed Consent? A Content Analysis of Physical Risk Disclosure in School-Based HPV Vaccine Programs

Public Health Nursing Vol. 29 No. 1, pp. 71–79, 2011

9 Pages Posted: 29 Jun 2013

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Audrey Steenbeek

Dalhousie University

Noni MacDonald

Dalhousie University

Jocelyn Downie

Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine

Mary Appleton

Dalhousie University

Françoise Baylis

Dalhousie University

Date Written: 2011

Abstract

This study examines the accuracy, completeness and consistency of human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine related physical risks disclosed in documents available to parents, legal guardians, and girls in Canadian jurisdictions with school-based HPV vaccine programs.

Keywords: authorization, HPV, vaccinations, risks, informed consent, school

Suggested Citation

Steenbeek, Audrey and MacDonald, Noni and Downie, Jocelyn and Appleton, Mary and Baylis, Françoise, Ill-Informed Consent? A Content Analysis of Physical Risk Disclosure in School-Based HPV Vaccine Programs (2011). Public Health Nursing Vol. 29 No. 1, pp. 71–79, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2286683

Audrey Steenbeek (Contact Author)

Dalhousie University ( email )

6225 University Avenue
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H7
Canada

Noni MacDonald

Dalhousie University ( email )

Division Pediatric Infections Diseases
5850/5980 University Ave PO Box 9700
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 6R8
Canada

Jocelyn Downie

Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine ( email )

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H9
Canada

Mary Appleton

Dalhousie University ( email )

6225 University Avenue
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H7
Canada

Françoise Baylis

Dalhousie University ( email )

6225 University Avenue
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H7
Canada

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