The Declaration of Helsinki: revising ethical research guidelines for the 21st century

@article{Stockhausen2000TheDO,
  title={The Declaration of Helsinki: revising ethical research guidelines for the 21st century},
  author={K. Stockhausen},
  journal={Medical Journal of Australia},
  year={2000},
  volume={172}
}
... we must determine just how the Declaration can remain relevant in the current biomedical research environment . . . THE WORLD MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (WMA) Declaration of Helsinki 1 is regarded internationally as the pillar of ethical standards for biomedical research involving humans. In 1997, the American Medical Association presented a draft proposal to the WMA to update the Declaration to bring it more into line with contemporary ethical thinking.>' whereupon the WMA began the current… Expand
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