Dynamic Consent: A Possible Solution to Improve Patient Confidence and Trust in How Electronic Patient Records Are Used in Medical Research

Dynamic Consent: A Possible Solution to Improve Patient Confidence and Trust in How Electronic Patient Records Are Used in Medical Research

Dynamic Consent: A Possible Solution to Improve Patient Confidence and Trust in How Electronic Patient Records Are Used in Medical Research

Hawys Williams 1, PhD;  Karen Spencer 2, PhD;  Caroline Sanders 2, PhD;  David Lund 3, PhD;  Edgar A Whitley 4, PhD;  Jane Kaye 5, PhD;  William G Dixon 1, 6, PhD

1 Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology , University of Manchester, Manchester , GB

2 Centre for Primary Care , University of Manchester, Manchester , GB

3 HW Communications , Lancaster , GB

4 Department of Management , London School of Economics and Political Science, London , GB

5 HeLEX - Centre for Health, Law and Emerging Technologies, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford , GB

6 Health eResearch Centre , University of Manchester, Manchester , GB

Corresponding Author:

  • William G Dixon, PhD
  • Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology
  • University of Manchester
  • Stopford Building
  • Oxford Rd
  • Manchester
  • GB
  • Phone: 44 2751642
  • Email: Will.Dixon@manchester.ac.uk