International Standards for Research Integrity: An Idea Whose Time has Come?

TitleInternational Standards for Research Integrity: An Idea Whose Time has Come?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsResnik, DB
JournalAccountability in Research: Policies & Quality Assurance
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number08989621
Accession Number43211490
Keywordsbusiness , Conflict , ethics , Integrity , Intellectual , international , Misconduct , quality , SOCIAL
AbstractA movement to promulgate international ethics standards covering areas of conduct other than research with human subjects has now begun to gain momentum. This commentary explains why it is important to develop international research integrity standards and some of the problems that must be overcome to bring them to fruition.
NotesRESNIK, DAVID B. 1; Email Address:; Affiliations: 1: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)/National Institutes of Health (NIH), Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA; Issue Info: Jul2009, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p218; Thesaurus Term: CONFLICT of interests; Thesaurus Term: BUSINESS ethics; Thesaurus Term: QUALITY standards; Thesaurus Term: INTELLECTUAL property; Subject Term: SOCIAL responsibility; Author-Supplied Keyword: conflict of interest; Author-Supplied Keyword: ethics; Author-Supplied Keyword: integrity; Author-Supplied Keyword: international research; Author-Supplied Keyword: misconduct; Number of Pages: 11p; Document Type: Article