A patient wants to participate in a research study about diabetes. Which of the following information is provided when obtaining informed consent for participation? Select all that apply.

 

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- The purpose of the study

- The alternatives to participating in the study

- The names of the physicians working on the study

- The length of time the patient will need to participate

- The discomforts the patient will most likely experience as part of the study

Rationale

A patient who participates in a research study should sign informed consent that states that he understands the parameters of being involved. Informed consent for a research study is similar to that for a medical procedure. Informed consent explains the study's purpose, duration, experimental procedures, alternatives, risks, and benefits. The patient should know the purpose of the study and alternatives to participation. The patient should also be told how long he would be expected to participate. https://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/regulations-and-policy/guidance/informed-consent-tips/index.html

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