BMC Medical Ethics (Accessed 19 August 2017)

BMC Medical Ethics
(Accessed 19 August 2017)

Research article
Eliciting meta consent for future secondary research use of health data using a smartphone application – a proof of concept study in the Danish population
The increased use of information technology in every day health care creates vast amounts of stored health data that can be used for research. The secondary research use of routinely collected data raises ques…
Thomas Ploug and Søren Holm
Published on: 15 August 2017

Research article
Ethical issues of informed consent in malaria research proposals submitted to a research ethics committee in Thailand: a retrospective document review
The informed-consent process should be one of meaningful information exchange between researchers and study participants. One of the responsibilities of research ethics committees is to oversee appropriate inf…
Pornpimon Adams, Sukanya Prakobtham, Chanthima Limpattaracharoen, Sumeth Suebtrakul, Pitchapa Vutikes, Srisin Khusmith, Polrat Wilairatana, Paul Adams and Jaranit Kaewkungwal
Published on: 14 August 2017

Research article
Healthcare professionals’ and patients’ perspectives on consent to clinical genetic testing: moving towards a more relational approach
This paper proposes a refocusing of consent for clinical genetic testing, moving away from an emphasis on autonomy and information provision, towards an emphasis on the virtues of healthcare professionals seek…
Gabrielle Natalie Samuel, Sandi Dheensa, Bobbie Farsides, Angela Fenwick and Anneke Lucassen
Published on: 8 August 2017