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Main Title Human pesticide experiments
Publisher United States House of Representatives, Committee on Government Reform- Minority Staff, Special Investigations Division; United States Senate, Office of Barbara Boxer, Environmental Staff,
Place Published Washington, DC :
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 60660286
Subjects United States.--Environmental Protection Agency
Subject Added Ent Medical ethics; Pesticides--Research
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EIAM R853.H8H86 2005 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 06/17/2005
EJBM R853.H8H86 2005 c.1-2 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/17/2005
EJER RISK R853.H8H86 2005 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 09/06/2005
ELBM R853.H8H86 2005 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/01/2006
EOAM R853.H8H86 2005 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 06/24/2005
Collation 38 p. : ills. ; 28 cm.
Notes Prepared for Sen. Barbara Boxer and Rep. Henry A. Waxman.
Contents Notes Executive summary -- Background -- Human testing principles -- Clinton Administration policy on human pesticide experiments -- Bush Administration policy on human pesticide experiments -- Congressional consideration -- Purpose and methodology -- Exposure of human subjects to dangerous pesticides -- The organophosphate and carbamate experiments -- The NOEL experiments -- The Chloropicrin experiment -- Lack of informed consent -- Failure to disclose risks -- Use of complex language -- Compensation and liability limitations -- Questionable scientific validity -- Lack of statistical power -- Systematic dismissal of adverse events -- Failure to ensure that studies are capable of identifying effects -- Other problems -- Failure to conduct long-term medical follow-up -- Lack of guarantee for medical care for injuries caused by study -- Failure to terminate in accordance with protocol -- Questions about the use of institutional review boards -- Sponsor's unusual access to information -- Compliance with the Helsinki Declaration -- Limitations -- Conclusion -- Appendices.
Access Notes Also available on the Internet. Viewed: 06/17/2005.
Author Added Ent
Boxer, Barbara.;
Waxman, Henry A.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform.
PUB Date Free Form 2005.
BIB Level m
OCLC Time Stamp 20061129134010
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02539nam 2200301Ka 45480