- “You only have 3 weeks left in the study. Please don’t quit now.”
- “Unfortunately, you are obligated to complete the study.”
- “You have the right to stop at any time.”
- “I will speak with your physician and see if you can be released from the study early.”
Number 3 is correct.
Clients participating in research studies have the right to quit at any time and should be informed they are free to leave the study whenever they choose.