IRBs and Ethically Challenging Protocols: Views of IRB Chairs about Useful Resources

TitleIRBs and Ethically Challenging Protocols: Views of IRB Chairs about Useful Resources
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsSirotin, N, Wolf, LE, Pollack, LM, Catania, JA, Dolcini, MM, Lo, B
JournalIRB: Ethics & Human Research
Volume32
Issue5
Pagination10-19
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number01937758
Accession Number54287516
KeywordsABSTRACTING , computer , Data , ethics , FISHER , Institutional , institutional review boards , INTERVIEWING , LONGITUDINAL , Medical , MEDICINE , Mental , PSYCHOLOGY , Questionnaires , research , safety , SAMPLING , SCIENCE , SOUND , statistical , SURVEYS , TELEPHONE
AbstractThe article discusses institutional review boards (IRBs), which are groups that review health research, and the ethically challenging research protocols they review, such as informed consent. Topics include an interview study of IRB chairpersons who review mental health research that were asked to rate the helpfulness of specific resources in helping them achieve their goals of protecting research participants.
NotesSirotin, Nicole 1 Wolf, Leslie E. 2 Pollack, Lance M. 3 Catania, Joseph A. 4 Dolcini, M. Margaret 5 Lo, Bernard 6; Affiliation: 1: Assistant Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY 2: Associate Professor of Law, Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, GA 3: Specialist, University of California, San Francisco, CA 4: Professor, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 5: Associate Professor, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 6: Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA; Source Info: Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p10; Subject Term: COMPUTER software; Subject Term: INTERVIEWING; Subject Term: LONGITUDINAL method; Subject Term: RESEARCH -- Methodology; Subject Term: MEDICAL care; Subject Term: RESEARCH; Subject Term: MEDICAL records; Subject Term: MENTAL health services; Subject Term: QUESTIONNAIRES; Subject Term: SAMPLING (Statistics); Subject Term: SOUND recordings; Subject Term: STATISTICAL hypothesis testing; Subject Term: SURVEYS; Subject Term: TELEPHONE; Subject Term: INSTITUTIONAL review boards (Medicine); Subject Term: DATA analysis; Subject Term: RESEARCH subjects (Persons); Subject Term: ETHICS; Subject Term: FISHER exact test; Subject Term: ABSTRACTING & indexing; Subject Term: SAFETY measures; NAICS/Industry Codes: 443120 Computer and Software Stores; NAICS/Industry Codes: 622210 Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals; NAICS/Industry Codes: 623220 Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities; NAICS/Industry Codes: 541910 Marketing Research and Public Opinion Polling; NAICS/Industry Codes: 512210 Record Production; NAICS/Industry Codes: 512220 Integrated Record Production/Distribution; NAICS/Industry Codes: 334210 Telephone Apparatus Manufacturing; Number of Pages: 10p; Illustrations: 5 Charts; Document Type: Article
Short TitleIRBs and Ethically Challenging Protocols: Views of IRB Chairs about Useful Resources
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