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Table 4 A comparison of opinions on re-consenting for future biobanking research

From: Cancer patient perceptions on the ethical and legal issues related to biobanking

  Patient survey (%) US population (%) Albertans (%)
I would feel: Agree-strongly agree Disagree-strongly disagree Agree-strongly agree Disagree-strongly disagree Agree-strongly agree Disagree-strongly disagree
It was a waste of time & money 58.1 36.6 27 73 58.5 30.8
Bothered 33.7 45.8 26 74 51.9 39.1
I have control 36.9 28.5 75 25 51.0 32.5
More trust in the study 39.5 26.7 75 25 48.1 34.8
Respected and involved 51.7 18.4 81 19 56.7 26.5
  1. Due to rounding, totals may not equal 100%.