Exercise 1_1_2 Answer


The principal investigator asks a participant to be in her study. The participant agrees, and the investigator has him sign a piece of paper and tells him she will put it in his file. The investigator also says she will mail him information about the study specifics. This violates the principle of autonomy.

The correct answer is:

Potential participants must be given information they will need before they decide whether or not to enter a study.