Alessandro Antonietti, Alice Cancer

Who decides what is better for the participants involved in a research study?

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Keywords: Enhancement, neuroenhancement, transcranic electrical stimulation (tES), vulnerability.

Ethical implications of neuroenhacement are discussed. In particular, possible advantages the participants of a research study can benefit from are taken into account. Even though the study is aimed at empowering participants’ skills in a given domain, the researchers have to pay attention to the effects that the intervention can produce on self-conceptions, since the belief that improvements are generated only by external factors rather than personal engagement might be indirectly elicited.

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