In loco parentis Minimal Risk as an Ethical Threshold for Research upon Children

TitleIn loco parentis Minimal Risk as an Ethical Threshold for Research upon Children
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsFreedman, B, Fuks, A
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume23
Issue2
Pagination13-19
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number9402070276
KeywordsCHILD , Medical , MEDICINE
AbstractEmphasizes the responsibility of health professionals to stand in the place of parents in protecting children from risks of exposure to harmful medical research and studies. Meaning, purpose and use of `minimal risk'; Estimation and application of risk threshold.
NotesFreedman, Benjamin Fuks, Abraham; Source Info: Mar/Apr93, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p13; Subject Term: MEDICINE -- Research; Subject Term: MEDICAL ethics; Subject Term: CHILD welfare; NAICS/Industry Codes: 541712 Reseach and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology); Number of Pages: 7p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 6208
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