Pilot Study: Does the White Coat Influence Research Participation?Center for Bioethics Papers
Document TypeJournal Article
Date of this Version7-1-2002
AbstractIn health care, the white coat symbolizes professionalism, trustworthiness, and competence; it also represents power. This suggests that the wearing of a white coat could influence the decisions of potential subjects who are asked to participate in clinic-based research.
Citation InformationJon F Merz, Timothy R Rebbeck, Pamela Sankar and Emma A Meagher. "Pilot Study: Does the White Coat Influence Research Participation?" (2002)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jon_merz/3/