Some Recent Developments in the International Guidelines on the Ethics of Research Involving Human Subjects a

@article{Levine2000SomeRD,
  title={Some Recent Developments in the International Guidelines on the Ethics of Research Involving Human Subjects a},
  author={R. Levine},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2000},
  volume={918}
}
  • R. Levine
  • Published 2000
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Abstract: We are in a period of reconsideration and revision of international ethical guidelines for the conduct of biomedical research involving human subjects. The proximate cause of much of this activity is the recent controversy over the ethics of the use of a placebo control in the clinical trials of the short‐duration regimen of zidovudine for prevention of perinatal transmission of HIV infection, trials that were carried out in several so‐called technologically developing countries… Expand

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