Bristol, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Areas of Interest
17th/18th Century Philosophy
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    Informed Consent in Health Research: Challenges and Barriers in Low‐and Middle‐Income Countries with Specific Reference to Nepal
    with Sharada P. Wasti, Edwin van Teijlingen, Om Kurmi, Nirmal Aryal, and Pramod R. Regmi
    Developing World Bioethics 17 (2): 84-89. 2016.
    Obtaining ‘informed consent’ from every individual participant involved in health research is a mandatory ethical practice. Informed consent is a process whereby potential participants are genuinely informed about their role, risk and rights before they are enrolled in the study. Thus, ethics committees in most countries require ‘informed consent form’ as part of an ethics application which is reviewed before granting research ethics approval. Despite a significant increase in health research ac…Read more