In this interview, Dr Arun Bhatt explains the context of recent developments in India, where a legal ruling has required all patients considering taking part in a clinical trial to have their informed consent recorded on video.
In the 9-minute interview, Dr Bhatt explains:
- How the idea of filming informed consent arose and how it came to be part of a legal ruling
- Practical aspects of filming the informed consent process
- Whether he expects any impact on patient recruitment rates as a result
- Whether this development might be taken up in other countries
This interview was conducted via Skype, so the audio quality might make it difficult to hear the entire conversation clearly. A transcript will be added to this page shortly.