Reichsrundschreiben 1931: pre-Nuremberg German regulations concerning new therapy and human experimentation.

@article{Sass1983Reichsrundschreiben1P,
  title={Reichsrundschreiben 1931: pre-Nuremberg German regulations concerning new therapy and human experimentation.},
  author={H. M. Sass},
  journal={The Journal of medicine and philosophy},
  year={1983},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={
          99-111
        }
}
This is the first re-publication and first English translation of regulations concerning Human Experimentation which were binding law prior to and during the Third Reich, 1931 to 1945. The introduction briefly describes the duties of the Reichsgesundheitsamt, which formulated these regulations. It then outlines the basic concept of the Richtlinien for protecting subjects and patients on the one hand and for encouraging New Therapy and Human Experimentation on the other hand. Major issues, like… CONTINUE READING

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