Concealment and fabrication by experienced research subjects

Clin Trials: July 18, 2013

Background Subjects who enroll in multiple studies have been found to use deception at times to overcome restrictive screening criteria. Deception undermines subject safety as well as study integrity. Little is known about the extent to which experienced research subjects use deception and what type of information is concealed, withheld, or distorted.

Purpose This study examined the prevalence of deception and types of deception used by subjects enrolling in multiple studies. Read More