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Human rights and maternal-fetal HIV transmission prevention trials in Africa.
The human rights issues raised by the conduct of maternal-fetal human immunodeficiency virus transmission trials in Africa are not unique to either acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or Africa, butExpand
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Research in developing countries: taking "benefit" seriously.
An April 1998 New York Times Magazine article described Ronald Munger's efforts to obtain blood samples from a group of extremely impoverished people in the Philippine island of Cebu.[1] MungerExpand
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Treating survivors of torture and refugee trauma: a preliminary case series using qigong and t'ai chi.
OBJECTIVES This paper seeks to explore the potential value of qigong and t'ai chi practice as a therapeutic intervention to aid in the treatment of survivors of torture and refugee trauma. DESIGNExpand
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Oral health status of refugee torture survivors seeking care in the United States.
We assessed the oral health status of 216 refugee torture survivors seeking care at an urban torture treatment center in the United States. Results showed that patients' dental health ranged fromExpand
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Holocaust Trauma: Psychological Effects and Treatment
What do you do to start reading holocaust trauma psychological effects and treatment? Searching the book that you love to read first or find an interesting book that will make you want to read?Expand
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Guidelines on forgoing life-sustaining medical treatment
Most children who become ifi, even those with lifothreatening disorders, recover to lead satisfying lives. Nonetheless, the course of disease may at times cause health care professionals and familiesExpand
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Children as participants in medical research.
The use of children in research raises the questions about proper justification, assessment of benefit in relation to risk, ability to consent, compensation, and the just selection of subjects.Expand
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Prevalence of torture survivors among foreign-born patients presenting to an urban ambulatory care practice
AbstractBACKGROUND: The prevalence of torture among foreign-born patients presenting to urban medical clinics is not well documented. OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence of torture amongExpand
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Ethical Issues in Cochlear Implant Surgery: An Exploration into Disease, Disability, and the Best Interests of the Child
  • M. Grodin, M. Lane
  • Medicine, Sociology
  • Kennedy Institute of Ethics journal
  • 1 September 1997
This paper examines ethical issues related to medical practices with children and adults who are members of a linguistic and cultural minority known as the DEAF-WORLD. Members of that cultureExpand
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