Reconsidering the Need for Reconsent at 18

Pediatrics
August 2018, VOLUME 142 / ISSUE 2
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/142/2?current-issue=y

Reconsidering the Need for Reconsent at 18
Benjamin E. Berkman, Dana Howard, David Wendler
Pediatrics Aug 2018, 142 (2) e20171202; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-1202
In this article, we challenge the prevailing view that researchers must attempt to obtain consent at 18 years of age to continue doing research with stored samples.