Table 4

 Patients’ perception of the consent process

Agree (%)Mostly agree (%)Mostly disagree (%)Disagree (%)Do not know (%)Total (%)
A, patients who participated in the trial (n = 103); B, patients who did not participate in the trial (n = 78).
“Do you agree with the following statements?”I felt capable of deciding whether or not to participate in the trialA502611113100
B481591712100
I felt under pressure when I had to make the decisionA182210455100
B1916103816100
I felt that the decision was fully mineA7013494100
B72132310100