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i-CONSENT COVID-19 glossary of terms

i-CONSENT COVID-19 glossary of terms

i-CONSENT Project brings science and health closer to society by improving the communication between citizens and professionals. Initially, the Project was designed to make informed consent in clinical research more comprehensible to the participant. However, COVID-19...

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Next i-CONSENT Guidelines Review Meeting

Next i-CONSENT Guidelines Review Meeting

Professor Federico de Montalvo Jääskeläinen will review the project product from an ethical and legal point of view After the fruitful first Guidelines Review Meeting with Prof. Carlos M. Romeo Casabona, for i-CONSENT project it is time to take another step. On...

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i-CONSENT with Health Literacy Month 2019

i-CONSENT with Health Literacy Month 2019

6 reasons to participate in clinical trials October is #HealthLiteracyMonth and #iCONSENT is joining the celebration! For this purpose we explored 6 reasons why someone should participate in a #clinicaltrial. Before a treatment is commercialized it must undergo a...

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When assent becomes as important as consent

When assent becomes as important as consent

Minor’s Assent in Medical Research: Differences between the Scientific Literature and the Legal Requirements Informed consent in medical studies with minors is a subject of great importance. There is still a debate about the requirements to consider this assent valid...

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Next steps for i-CONSENT

Next steps for i-CONSENT

From WP2 and WP3 to the elaboration of the guidelines With approximately one year of project left, i-CONSENT is starting to translate the findings into a set of guidelines to improve Informed Consent. The conclusions of i-CONSENT WP1 (Work package 1, A...

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Clinical Research i-CONSENT A to Z

Clinical Research i-CONSENT A to Z

Health literacy should be more than just understanding health care terminology, but it is a good starting point. i-CONSENT has developed a Clinical Research A to Z on the occasion of the #HealthLiteracyMonth celebrated in October. Accompany us through some of the...

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#healthliteracymonth in a nutshell

#healthliteracymonth in a nutshell

Health Literacy Month is now over, and we are very proud to have participated to the worldwide awareness-raising event through our Twitter campaign. Still wondering what is Informed Consent? These tips are for you! Feel free to share and/or retweet our posts with...

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The power of patients in clinical trials

The power of patients in clinical trials

Today, September 7th 2017, is the #PatientsHavePower day! This initiative is organized by Clara, an organization that gives patients the opportunity to join and participate in clinical trials, in order for them to have access to the newest treatments, related to their...

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Article | #iCONSENT presents its #COVID19 glossary of terms. Discover the meanings of those big concepts that are currently all around our newspapers, social media or daily conversations and we might have troubles understanding.
🗯️#H2020 #Healthliteracy
🔗https://i-consentproject.eu/i-consent-covid-19-glossary-of-terms/

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