What is the name of the process used to obtain a child’s agreement for participation in a

study?

A. assent

B. consent of a minor

C. minor agreement

D. informed consent

7. A friend of yours has agreed to participate

in a research study. However, she is upset

that she has to contact the researcher to obtain a copy of the study results. She thinks

she should automatically be sent a copy.

You tell her:

A. The researcher should automatically

send a copy of the study results to all

participants.

B. Researchers are required, by federal

guidelines, to send a copy of the study results to all participants.

C. Study participants should be provided

with information that will allow them to

contact the researcher if a copy of the

study results is desired.

D. A copy of the study abstract should be

mailed to all participants within 6 weeks

of completion of the study.