June 2012 (web links updated July 2014). This resource provides examples of the impact of public involvement in the ethical design and conduct of research.

Authors: Kristina Staley, TwoCan Associates; Maryrose Tarpey, INVOLVE Coordinating Centre; Helen Hayes, INVOLVE Coordinating Centre and Sarah Buckland, INVOLVE Coordinating Centre.

Drawing on findings from three reviews (Brett et al. 2010; Staley 2009; Smith et al. 2008) and more recent literature, this supplement illustrates how public involvement throughout a study can help to make research more ethical.

No. of pages: 8