Research involving subjects with Alzheimer’s disease in Italy: the possible role of family members

BMC Medical Ethics 16 (1):12 (2015)
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Abstract

Alzheimer’s disease is a very common, progressive and still incurable disease. Future possibilities for its cure lie in the promotion of research that will increase our knowledge of the disorder’s causes and lead to the discovery of effective remedies. Such research will necessarily involve individuals suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. This raises the controversial issue of whether patients with Alzheimer’s disease are competent to give their consent for research participation

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