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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Research participants’ perceptions and views on consent for biobank research: a review of empirical data and ethical analysis

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Research method/Type of publication
Empirical research (qualitative or quantitative) Case studies
  Theoretical papers
  Comments or opinion papers
Research participants
Research participants have been involved in consent procedure for biobank research Empirical research on perception or views of public or patients not involved in biobank research
  Empirical research focusing paediatric genetic research (i.e. view of parents/guardian).
Topic of research
Research participants’ perception or views on consent is central topic of the study Studies on biobank research participants’ views or attitudes other than consent
  Papers focusing on disclosure of incidental findings