Alzheimer's research poses dilemma.


A conference on legal and ethical issues in research on senile dementia of the Alzheimer's type was held by the National Institute on Aging on 23-24 November 1981. The presentations, summarized in this article, focused on the controversial problem of doing nontherapeutic, invasive research on patients who are frequently incompetent to give informed consent.

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@article{Kolata1982AlzheimersRP, title={Alzheimer's research poses dilemma.}, author={Gina B Kolata}, journal={Science}, year={1982}, volume={215 4528}, pages={47-8} }