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Table 2 Do you think that approaching a parent/family member for deferred consent for their child’s participation in an emergency/urgent care trial can have a negative impact upon the parent/family member and practitioner relationship? (n = 45)

From: How experience makes a difference: practitioners’ views on the use of deferred consent in paediatric and neonatal emergency care trials

  No (Not at all) Yes (a little, a fair amount or a lot) p-value
Experience in deferred consent 16 (59) 11 (41) 0.01
No experience in deferred consent 4 (22) 14 (78)  
Consultant 9 (56) 7 (43) 0.24
Research nurse 11 (38) 18 (62)  
Involved in administering interventions 13 (50) 13 (50) 0.38
Not involved in administering interventions 7 (37) 12 (63)  
  1. Figures are n (%), percentages are rounded to one decimal place.