English | 1 May 2008 | ISBN-10: 0195168658 | 848 pages | PDF | 9.34 MB
The Oxford Textbook of Clinical Research Ethics is the first systematic and comprehensive reference on clinical research ethics.
Under the editorship of experts from the National Institutes of Health of the United States, the book offers a wide-rag and systematic examination of all aspects of research with human beings. Considering historical triumphs of research as well as tragedies, the textbook provides a framework for analysing the ethical aspects of research studies with human beings. Through both conceptual analysis and systematic reviews of empirical data, the textbook examines issues rag from scientific validity, fair subject selection, risk benefit ratio, independent review, and informed consent as well as focused consideration of international research ethics, conflicts of interests and other aspects of responsible conduct of research. The editors of The Oxford Textbook of Clinical Research Ethics offer a work that critically assesses and advances scholarship in the field of human subjects research with human beings.