Local IRBs, Multicenter Trials, and the Ethics of Internal Amendments

TitleLocal IRBs, Multicenter Trials, and the Ethics of Internal Amendments
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsJansen, LA
JournalIRB: Ethics & Human Research
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number01937758
Accession Number17649201
KeywordsClinical , MEDICINE , Placebos , PSYCHOSES , schizophrenia , THERAPEUTICS
AbstractDiscusses a case study presented before a local institutional review board to review a protocol for a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial for the treatment of schizophrenia. Criteria for the eligibility of individuals to participate in the study; Evaluation of responses to standard available treatments for schizophrenia; Justification of the use of placebos.
NotesJansen, Lynn A. 1; Affiliation: 1: Senior Medical Ethicist, John J. Conley Department of Ethics, St. Vincent's, Manhattan, and Assistant Professor of Medicine, New York Medical College, New York, NY; Source Info: Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p7; Subject Term: SCHIZOPHRENIA; Subject Term: PSYCHOSES; Subject Term: PLACEBOS (Medicine); Subject Term: MEDICINE & psychology; Subject Term: THERAPEUTICS; Subject Term: CLINICAL trials; Number of Pages: 5p; Document Type: Article
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