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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title International ethical guidelines for biomedical research involving human subjects
Publisher CIOMS,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 51618407
ISBN 9290360755
Subjects Human experimentation in medicine--Moral and ethical aspects ; Medicine--Research--Moral and ethical aspects ; Human Experimentation ; Bioethics ; Informed Consent ; Research--ethics
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  R853.H8I585 2002 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 10/28/2005
Collation 112 p. ; 24 cm.
"This is the third in the series of international ethical guidelines for biomedical research involving human subjects issued by the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS) since 1982.-- Introd.
Contents Notes
1. Ethical justification and scientific validity of biomedical research involving human subjects -- 2. Ethical review committees -- 3. Ethical review of externally sponsored research -- 4. Individual informed consent -- 5. Obtaining informed consent: Essential information for prospective research subjects -- 6. Obtaining informed consent: Obligations of sponsors and investigators -- 7. Inducement to participate in research -- 8. Benefits and risks of study participation -- 9. Special limitations on risk when research involves individuals who are not capable of giving informed consent -- 10. Research in populations and communities with limited resources -- 11. Choice of control in clinical trials -- 12. Equitable distribution of burdens and benefits in the selection of groups of subjects in research -- 13. Research involving vulnerable persons -- 14. Research involving children -- 15. Research involving individuals who by reason of mental or behavioural disorders are not capable of giving adequately informed consent -- 16. Women as research subjects -- 17. Pregnant women as research subjects -- 18. Safeguarding confidentiality -- 19. Right of injured subjects to treatment and compensation -- 20. Strengthening capacity for ethical and scientific review of biomedical research -- 21. Ethical obligation of external sponsors to provide health-care services.