Posts Tagged ‘eConsent’

Covid-19 Put the Spotlight on eConsent, and Rightfully So

Informed consent, an integral part of clinical research, ensures that clinical trial participants are well-informed about all the relevant aspects of the clinical trial and that their participation is voluntary. However, as clinical studies get more complex, informed consents are getting longer and less clear, defeating their intended purpose. According to a survey, 35% of […]

Capturing Informed Consent With Digital Technology

One key area in clinical trials that could benefit from connected health digital solutions is capturing informed consent. Traditionally, patients have signed informed consent forms that are very text-heavy, yet they don’t really understand the rights, responsibilities, risks, and benefits of the study. Explaining the complex details of a trial can add a significant amount […]