Ethical Issues in International Biomedical Research

Ethical Issues in International Biomedical Research

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Ethical Issues in International Biomedical Research is the definitive book on the ethics of research involving human subjects in developing countries. Using 21 actual case studies, it covers the most controversial topics, including the ethics of placebo research in Africa, what benefits should be provided to the community after completion of a research trial, how to address conflicts between IRBs in developed and developing countries, and undue inducement of poor people in developing countries. Each case is accompanied by two expert commentaries, written by many of the worlds leading experts in bioethics as well as new voices with research experience in developing countries. No other volume has this scope. Students in bioethics, public and international health, and ethics will find this book particularly useful.The Thai government established a National Plan to address HIV/AIDS and the budget for HIV/AIDS increased many fold in the early 1990s. ... However, sometimes antibodies produced by vaccines do not provide sufficient immunity to neutralize a microbe and prevent infection. ... In addition to the many costs of conducting atrial, for phase 3 vaccine trials, which require the intense participation ofanbsp;...

Title:Ethical Issues in International Biomedical Research
Author:James V. Lavery
Publisher:Oxford University Press, USA - 2007


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