TITLE

Minorities willing to participate in research

AUTHOR(S)
Arias, Donya C.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Nation's Health;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the study of minorities' participation in medical research. The findings are based on a search of medical literature to identify published trials that reported consent rates by race or ethnicity. The research team identified and reviewed 20 studies involving more than 70,000 participants. The studies spanned two decades and dealt with a variety of research studies.
ACCESSION #
19719035

 

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