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Understanding people’s ‘unrealistic optimism’ about clinical research participation
  1. Hae Lin Cho,
  2. David Gibbes Miller,
  3. Scott Y H Kim
  1. Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Scott Y H Kim; scott.kim{at}nih.gov

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  • Contributors SYK initially conceived the idea for the project. HLC, DGM and SYK contributed to the design, data collection and analysis. HLC wrote the first draft of the manuscript. All three authors contributed to manuscript revision.

  • Funding This research was supported by the Intramural Research Program at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center.

  • Disclaimer The opinions expressed in this paper are the authors’ and do not represent the views or policies of the NIH, DHHS, or the US government.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval This anonymous survey was deemed exempt from federal research regulation requirements by the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors SYK initially conceived the idea for the project. HLC, DGM and SYK contributed to the design, data collection and analysis. HLC wrote the first draft of the manuscript. All three authors contributed to manuscript revision.

  • Funding This research was supported by the Intramural Research Program at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center.

  • Disclaimer The opinions expressed in this paper are the authors’ and do not represent the views or policies of the NIH, DHHS, or the US government.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval This anonymous survey was deemed exempt from federal research regulation requirements by the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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