Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 99:F251 doi:10.1136/archdischild-2013-305621
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The trouble with informed consent

  1. Matthew B Wallenstein
  1. Correspondence to Dr Matthew B Wallenstein, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 725 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; matthew.ben.wallenstein{at}
  • Accepted 30 November 2013
  • Published Online First 19 December 2013

I read with great interest the commentary by John D Lantos on the SUPPORT study controversy. Dr Lantos makes a compelling argument that the OHRP was misguided in its criticism of SUPPORT, primarily because both arms of the trial were within standard of care.1 ,2

Eligible infants whose parents refused to participate in SUPPORT received the same medical …

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