Parent satisfaction in a multi-site acute trial of risperidone in children with autism: a social validity study.

TitleParent satisfaction in a multi-site acute trial of risperidone in children with autism: a social validity study.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsTierney, E, Aman M, Stout D, Pappas K, Arnold EL, Vitiello B, Scahill L, McDougle C, McCracken J, Wheeler C, Martin A, Posey D, Shah B
JournalPsychopharmacology
Volume191
Issue1
Pagination149-57
Date Published2007 Mar
ISSN0033-3158
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Antipsychotic Agents, Autistic Disorder, Child, Child, Preschool, Consumer Satisfaction, Double-Blind Method, Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice, Humans, Parental Consent, Parents, Questionnaires, Research Design, Risperidone, Treatment Outcome, United States
Abstract

Subjects who view experimental procedures as worthwhile are more likely to participate in clinical trials and comply with study procedures. Designing studies that consider the consumer's perspective will help to forge a better alliance between participants and researchers.

DOI10.1016/j.brat.2011.06.001
Alternate JournalPsychopharmacology (Berl.)