Research associated with Informed consent


Democratic Deliberation and Surrogate Consent for Dementia Research

Capacity to Appoint a Proxy for Research Consent


Analysis of informed consent document utilization in a minimal-risk genetic study
Desch K, Jun L, Kim SY, Laventhal N, Metzger K, Siemieniak D, Ginsburg D. Annals of Internal Medicine 2011;155:316-22.

Preservation of the capacity to appoint a proxy decision maker: Implications for dementia research
Kim SY, Karlawish JH, Kim HM, Wall IF, Bozoki AC, Appelbaum PS. Archives of General Psychiatry 2011;68:214-219.

Analysis of informed consent document utilization in a minimal-risk genetic study
Desch K, Lii J, Kim SY. Annals of Internal Medicine 2011;155:316-22.

How informed is informed consent? Analysis of informed consent document utilization in minimal risk research
Desch K, Lii J, Kim SY, Laventhal N, Metzger K, Siemieniak D, Ginsburg D. Annals of Internal Medicine 2011. In Press.

Effect of public deliberation on attitudes toward surrogate consent for dementia research
Kim SY, Kim HM, Knopman D, De Vries R, Damschroder L, Appelbaum PS. Neurology 2011. In Press.

Longitudinal consent-related abilities among research participants with schizophrenia: Results from the CATIE study
Stroup TS, Appelbaum PS, Guu H, Hays S, Swartz MS, Keefe R, Kim SY, Manschreck T, Boshes R, McEvoy JP, Lieberman J. Schizophrenia Research 2011. In Press.

The ethics of informed consent in Alzheimer disease research
Kim SY. Nature Reviews Neurology 2011;7:410-414.

Variability of judgments of capacity: Experience of capacity evaluators in a study of research consent capacity
Kim SY, Appelbaum PS, Kim HM, Wall IF, Bourgeois JA, Frankel B, Hails KC, Rundell JR, Seibel KM, Karlawish JH. Psychosomatics 2011;52:346-353.

Assessing the quality of democratic deliberation: A case study of public deliberation on the ethics of surrogate consent for research
De Vries R, Stanczyk A, Wall IF, Uhlmann RA, Damschroder L, Kim SY. Social Science and Medicine 2010.


Assessing the public's views in research ethics controversies: Deliberative democracy and bioethics as natural allies
Kim SY, Wall IF, Stanczyk A, De Vries R. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 2009;4:3-16.

Surrogate consent for dementia research: A national survey of older Americans
Kim SY, Kim HM, Langa K, Karlawish JH, Knopman D, Appelbaum PS. Neurology 2009;72:149-155.

Conflicts of interest and the physician-patient relationship in the era of direct-to-patient advertising.
Jagsi R. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2007;25:902-905.

Determining when impairment constitutes incapacity for informed consent in schizophrenia research.
Kim SY, Leibovici A, Lamberti JS, Jeste DV, Goff DC, McEvoy JP, Stroup S, Swan JG, Appelbaum PS, Caine ED. British Journal of Psychiatry 2007;191:38-43.

An informed decision? Breast cancer patients and their knowledge about treatment.
Fagerlin A, Lakhani I, Lantz PM, Janz NK, Morrow M, Schwartz K, Deapen D, Salem B, Liu L, Katz SJ. Patient Education and Counseling 2006;64:303-312.

Appointing a proxy for research consent after one develops dementia: The need for further study.
Kim SY, Kieburtz K. Neurology 2006;66:1298-1299.

What do people at risk for Alzheimer's disease think about surrogate consent for research?
Kim SY, Kim HM, McCallum C, Tariot PN. Neurology 2005;65:1395-1401.

Correlates of breast reconstruction: Results from a population-based study.
Morrow M, Mujahid M, Lantz PM, Janz NK, Fagerlin A, Schwartz K, Liu L, Deapen D, Salem B, Lakhani I, Katz SJ. Cancer 2005;104:2340-2346.

Emergency department physician estimates of patient literacy: How accurate are we?
Engel KG, Heisler M, Forman, JH, Robinson, CH, Smith DM, Ubel PA. Academic Emergency Medicine 2005;46(3):.

Proxy and surrogate consent in geriatric neuropsychiatric research: Update and recommendations.
Kim SY, Appelbaum PS, Jeste DV, Olin J. American Journal of Psychiatry 2004;161:797-806.

Enough: The failure of the living will.
Fagerlin A, Schneider CE. Hastings Center Report 2004;34:30-42.

Don't ask, don't tell: a change in medical student attitudes after obstetrics/gynecology clerkships toward seeking consent for pelvic examinations on an anesthetized patient.
Ubel PA, Jepson C, Silver-Isenstadt A. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2003;188:575-579.

Utility and limits of the Mini Mental State Examination when evaluating consent capacity in Alzheimer's disease.
Kim SY, Caine ED. Psychiatric Services 2002;53:1322-1324.

Comments to "a note on cost-value analysis."
Ubel PA. Health Economics 2002;6:12-14.

Assessing the competence of persons with Alzheimer's disease in providing informed consent for participation in research.
Kim SY, Caine ED, Currier GW, Leibovici A, Ryan JM. American Journal of Psychiatry 2001;158:712-717.

The role of decision analysis in informed consent: choosing between intuition and systematicity.
Ubel PA, Loewenstein G. Social Science and Medicine 1997;44:647-656.

Press Coverage:

Doctors often take the decider role, to patients' detriment
USA Today - February 23, 2009

Q&A;: University of Michigan study looks into medical research consent
February 07, 2009

"Decide for Me When I Can't," Most People Say
Health Day - January 21, 2009

Most People Support Alzheimer's Research Based on Family Consent
January 14, 2009