S Y H Kim

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trust in early phase research: therapeutic optimism and protective pessimism
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, the Bioethics Program, The Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Street, 7C27, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Med Health Care Philos 11:393-401. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Science and ethics of sham surgery: a survey of Parkinson disease clinical researchers
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Arch Neurol 62:1357-60. 2005
  3. pmc When does decisional impairment become decisional incompetence? Ethical and methodological issues in capacity research in schizophrenia
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Street, 7C27, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:92-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint What do people at risk for Alzheimer disease think about surrogate consent for research?
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Neurology 65:1395-401. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Volunteering for early phase gene transfer research in Parkinson disease
    S Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Neurology 66:1010-5. 2006
  6. pmc Surrogate consent for dementia research: a national survey of older Americans
    S Y H Kim
    Bioethics Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neurology 72:149-55. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Do clinicians follow a risk-sensitive model of capacity-determination? An experimental video survey
    Scott Y H Kim
    Dept of Psychiatry, the Bioethics Program, and the Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, Univ of Michigan, MI, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:325-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The capacity to appoint a proxy and the possibility of concurrent proxy directives
    Scott Y H Kim
    University of Michigan Bioethics Program, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:469-78. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Determining when impairment constitutes incapacity for informed consent in schizophrenia research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, and Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 191:38-43. 2007
  10. pmc Deliberative assessment of surrogate consent in dementia research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Bioethics Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 6:342-50. 2010

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Trust in early phase research: therapeutic optimism and protective pessimism
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, the Bioethics Program, The Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Street, 7C27, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Med Health Care Philos 11:393-401. 2008
    ..We discuss this discrepancy using "frameworks of trust" and demonstrate the need to incorporate these frameworks into the existing model of informed consent...
  2. ncbi request reprint Science and ethics of sham surgery: a survey of Parkinson disease clinical researchers
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Arch Neurol 62:1357-60. 2005
    ..Sham surgery is used in neurosurgical clinical trials in Parkinson disease (PD) but remains controversial. The controversy may be compounded when gene-transfer technologies are tested in sham surgical trials...
  3. pmc When does decisional impairment become decisional incompetence? Ethical and methodological issues in capacity research in schizophrenia
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Street, 7C27, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:92-7. 2006
    ..Future research needs are outlined...
  4. ncbi request reprint What do people at risk for Alzheimer disease think about surrogate consent for research?
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Neurology 65:1395-401. 2005
    ..Research involving decisionally incapable adults remains an unsettled and controversial policy issue, especially for protocols that involve significant risk to participants. Few data exist to guide policymakers and IRBs..
  5. ncbi request reprint Volunteering for early phase gene transfer research in Parkinson disease
    S Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Neurology 66:1010-5. 2006
    ..Recently, some have expressed concern that patients with PD may have unrealistic expectations...
  6. pmc Surrogate consent for dementia research: a national survey of older Americans
    S Y H Kim
    Bioethics Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neurology 72:149-55. 2009
    ..Because AD impairs decisional capacity, informed consent often must come from surrogates, usually close family members. But policies for surrogate consent for research remain unsettled after decades of debate...
  7. ncbi request reprint Do clinicians follow a risk-sensitive model of capacity-determination? An experimental video survey
    Scott Y H Kim
    Dept of Psychiatry, the Bioethics Program, and the Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, Univ of Michigan, MI, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:325-9. 2006
    ..Thus, clinicians, in fact, use the normative risk-sensitive model for capacity, but there remains considerable unexplained variability in their judgments...
  8. ncbi request reprint The capacity to appoint a proxy and the possibility of concurrent proxy directives
    Scott Y H Kim
    University of Michigan Bioethics Program, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:469-78. 2006
    ..We first propose a rationale for assessing the capacity to appoint a proxy and then describe a novel interview instrument for assessing the capacity to appoint a proxy for research consent...
  9. ncbi request reprint Determining when impairment constitutes incapacity for informed consent in schizophrenia research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, and Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 191:38-43. 2007
    ..Although people with schizophrenia display impaired abilities for consent, it is not known how much impairment constitutes incapacity...
  10. pmc Deliberative assessment of surrogate consent in dementia research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Bioethics Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 6:342-50. 2010
    ..We therefore assessed the impact of democratic deliberation (DD), involving balanced, detailed education and peer deliberation, on the views of those responsible for persons with dementia...
  11. pmc Preservation of the capacity to appoint a proxy decision maker: implications for dementia research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Center Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 300 N Ingalls St, 7C27, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:214-20. 2011
    ..If individuals incapable of consenting to research studies were able to appoint a research proxy, it would allow for an appointed surrogate (rather than a de facto surrogate) to represent the subject...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impaired decision-making ability in subjects with Alzheimer's disease and willingness to participate in research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicne and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:797-802. 2002
    ..The authors examined the effects of cognitive and decisional impairment on willingness to participate in research among persons with Alzheimer's disease...
  13. pmc Effect of public deliberation on attitudes toward surrogate consent for dementia research
    S Y H Kim
    Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Neurology 77:2097-104. 2011
    ..To assess the informed, deliberative views of the older general public toward a policy of allowing surrogate consent for Alzheimer disease (AD) research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Benefits and burdens of placebos in psychiatric research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 171:13-8. 2003
    ..Current practice permits placebos in such settings, as long as the benefits outweigh the risks and burdens...
  15. pmc Potential research participants' views regarding researcher and institutional financial conflicts of interest
    S Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Med Ethics 30:73-9. 2004
    ..While data exist on the perspectives and roles of academic institutions, investigators, industry sponsors, and scientific journals, little is known about the perspectives of potential research participants...
  16. ncbi request reprint The dilemma of hidden ethical dilemmas
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, the Bioethics Program, and the Program for Improving Health Care Decisions, University of Michigan Medical School, 300 North Ingalls, 7C27, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 28:168-9. 2004
  17. pmc Returning individual research results: development of a cancer genetics education and risk communication protocol
    J Scott Roberts
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 5:17-30. 2010
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  18. ncbi request reprint Proxy and surrogate consent in geriatric neuropsychiatric research: update and recommendations
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry and the Program in Clinical Ethics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:797-806. 2004
    ..The authors provide an updated discussion, critique, and recommendations regarding the need for clear legal and regulatory policy on this issue...
  19. pmc Assessing the public's views in research ethics controversies: deliberative democracy and bioethics as natural allies
    Scott Y H Kim
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 4:3-16. 2009
    ..The potential pitfalls of DD and the means of minimizing them as well as future research directions are also discussed...
  20. pmc Advance directives and outcomes of surrogate decision making before death
    Maria J Silveira
    Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management Research, and Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1211-8. 2010
    ..Recent discussions about health care reform have raised questions regarding the value of advance directives...
  21. pmc Evidence-based ethics for neurology and psychiatry research
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, and Program for Improving Health Care Decisions, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    NeuroRx 1:372-7. 2004
    ..For each of these issues, selected empirical data are reviewed, areas for further inquiry are noted, and the need for development of novel methods for bioethics policy research is discussed...
  22. doi request reprint Disclosing individual CDKN2A research results to melanoma survivors: interest, impact, and demands on researchers
    Kurt D Christensen
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:522-9. 2011
    ..Whether to return individual research results from cancer genetics studies is widely debated, but little is known about how participants respond to results disclosure or about its time and cost burdens on investigators...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessing and communicating the risks and benefits of gene transfer clinical trials
    Scott Y H Kim
    Bioethics Program, University of Michigan Medical School, 300 North Ingalls Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    Curr Opin Mol Ther 8:384-9. 2006
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  24. pmc Is psychiatric research stigmatized? An experimental survey of the public
    Jordana R Muroff
    Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:129-36. 2006
    ..Policymakers and institutional review board members may need to guard against its influence in their deliberations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Family matters: a social system perspective on physician-assisted suicide and the older adult
    D A King
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Psychol Public Policy Law 6:434-51. 2000
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  26. ncbi request reprint Ethics of sham surgery: perspective of patients
    Samuel A Frank
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Mov Disord 23:63-8. 2008
    ..Future research needs to determine whether eliciting more considered judgments of laypersons would reveal different levels of support for sham surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Burdens and benefits of placebos in antidepressant clinical trials: a decision and cost-effectiveness analysis
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1272-6. 2003
    ..The authors assessed the cost-effectiveness of entering such a trial from the perspective of potential subjects...
  28. ncbi request reprint Current state of research on decision-making competence of cognitively impaired elderly persons
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Humanities, University of Rochester School of Medicine, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:151-65. 2002
    ..It is beginning to yield findings with practical implications for preserving the autonomy and welfare of this group of vulnerable elderly patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Utility and limits of the mini mental state examination in evaluating consent capacity in Alzheimer's disease
    Scott Y H Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1322-4. 2002
    ..Nevertheless, there may still be approaches that enhance the practical utility of the MMSE in capacity assessment...
  30. doi request reprint The views of Alzheimer disease patients and their study partners on proxy consent for clinical trial enrollment
    Jason Karlawish
    Department of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:240-7. 2008
    ..To examine the views of Alzheimer disease (AD) patients and their study partners on the ethics of proxy consent for clinical research...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ethics and politics of research involving subjects with impaired decision-making abilities
    Scott Y H Kim
    Neurology 61:1645-6. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint What is the risk of sham surgery in Parkinson disease clinical trials? A review of published reports
    Samuel Frank
    Boston University, MA, USA
    Neurology 65:1101-3. 2005
    ..Placebo surgeries were generally safe and well tolerated but the number of subjects receiving the procedure was small. Harm occurred more frequently in subjects randomized to the experimental intervention...
  33. ncbi request reprint Appointing a proxy for research consent after one develops dementia: the need for further study
    Scott Y H Kim
    Neurology 66:1298-9. 2006
  34. doi request reprint Interpreting the clinical significance of capacity scores for informed consent in Alzheimer disease clinical trials
    Jason Karlawish
    Department of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:568-74. 2008
    ..Among Alzheimer disease (AD) patients enrolled in a clinical trial, the authors assessed the ability of a standardized capacity assessment procedure to identify persons who are capable of giving their own informed consent...
  35. ncbi request reprint The sham surgery debate and the moral complexity of risk-benefit analysis
    Scott Y H Kim
    University of Rochester
    Am J Bioeth 3:68-70. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Patients' views on suicidality and antidepressants
    Jordana R Muroff
    Psychiatr Serv 57:723-4. 2006