As well, patients should have the opportunity to clarify any doubts they may still be having about the research. Furthermore, written documentation outlining terms and condition can protect them against future complications. Patients should have the option of speaking to an advocate, who will provide any additional assistance if needed.
Finally, when collecting data it’s important to take care that confidential information will not be revealed or used without consent for commercial reasons. This means implementing strict security protocols and ensuring data storage is handled in a way which is secure.
Following these guidelines will ensure everyone is protected, while still providing us with valuable information that allows us to make informed decisions.