Case studies in biomedical research ethics

TitleCase studies in biomedical research ethics
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsMurphy, TF
Series TitleBasic bioethics
Pagination360 p.
PublisherMIT Press
Place PublishedBoston
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number978-0262632867
Accession Number10358594
KeywordsBIOETHICS , books. , Case , Electronic , ethics , Medical , research , studies.;
AbstractThis book includes 149 biomedical case studies that cover historical case studies such as Tuskegee Syphilis Study and Willowbrook hepatitis studies, and others that focus on current issues such as human embryonic stem cell research and the design and function of institutional review boards. Each chapter begins with a brief introduction. Chapters in the book cover the following: oversight and study design; informed consent; the selection of subjects; conflicts of interest; the social effects of research; embryos, fetuses, and children; genetic research; the use of animals; and authorship and publication.
Notes(CaPaEBR)ebr10225315(ONUdb)200871[electronic resource] / Timothy F. Murphy.26 cm.Includes bibliographical references and index.Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2008. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
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