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Adolescent research participants' descriptions of medical research
Christine Grady, Isabella Nogues, Lori Wiener, Benjamin S. Wilfond MD & David Wendler

Background: Evidence shows both a tendency for research participants to conflate research and clinical care and a limited public understanding of research. Conflation of research and care by participants is often referred to as the therapeutic misconception. Despite this evidence, few studies have explicitly asked participants, and especially minors, to explain what they think research is and how ...

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