Are the New EPA Regulations Concerning Intentional Exposure Studies Involving Children Overprotective?

TitleAre the New EPA Regulations Concerning Intentional Exposure Studies Involving Children Overprotective?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsResnik, DB
JournalIRB: Ethics & Human Research
Volume29
Issue5
Pagination15-19
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number01937758
Accession Number26899773
Keywordschildren , DELEGATED , research , United
AbstractThe author focuses on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) towards its new regulations regarding research using human subjects in the U.S. He sights several problems regarding the new regulations and concerns towards children. He then concluded that the regulations are overprotective and have a negative impact on children's health by preventing EPA from conducting or funding important research.
NotesRESNIK, DAVID B.; Source Info: Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p15; Subject Term: RESEARCH -- Moral & ethical aspects; Subject Term: DELEGATED legislation; Subject Term: CHILDREN -- Services for; Subject Term: UNITED States; Company/Entity: UNITED States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research & Development; NAICS/Industry Codes: 624110 Child and Youth Services; Number of Pages: 5p; Document Type: Article
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