'Why don't they tell me straight, why allocate it?' The struggle to make sense of participation in a randomised controlled trial

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Featherstone, Katie; Donovan, Jenny L.;
(2002)

Randomised controlled trials are the acknowledged ‘gold standard’ method of evaluating the effectiveness of treatments, but little is known about how and why patients decide to participate in trials nor how much they understand about trial design. In this study, in-dept... View more
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