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`Ethics and Clinical Research' Revisited: A Tribute to Henry K. Beecher


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Title`Ethics and Clinical Research' Revisited: A Tribute to Henry K. Beecher
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsBeecher, Henry K.
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume23
Issue5
Pagination31-39
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number9402021185
Keywords1904- , BEECHER , Henry , Human , Moral
Abstract

Presents an excerpt of Henry K. Beecher's article on the ethical approach to human experimentation entitled `Ethics and Clinical Research'. Employment of patients as experimentation subjects during World War II; Increase in available funds; Responsibility of investigators; Awakening of social conscience; Emergence of methods of preventive treatment; Informed consent.

Notes

Beecher, Henry K.; Source Info: Sep/Oct93, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p33; Subject Term: HUMAN experimentation in medicine; Subject Term: MORAL & ethical aspects; People: BEECHER, Henry K. (Henry Knowles), 1904-; Number of Pages: 4p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 1072

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