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Human Subjects’ Research
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Learning Objectives Discuss key ethical concerns The role of the IRB Principles and origin of Belmont Report Principle of informed consent & considerations surrounding this Responsibilities to participants before, during and after study
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A Little History It is important to look at history We learn from our mistakes History can repeat itself! The Nuremberg Doctors Trial of 1946 The Milgram Obedience Experiments Thalidomide Tragedy Untreated Syphilis Study – Tuskegee experiments Human Radiation Experiments
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The Nuremberg doctors Trial (Dec 1946-Aug 1947 Twenty-three Nazi physicians charged with conducting inhuman experiments on German civilians and prisoners. Examples: High altitude experiments 40% of the 200 participants died Parachuting into cold water experiments 300 prisoner-participants suffered a mortality rate of 30% Wound, burns, amputation, chemical and biological agent exposure experiments Mortality of 25% typical, many disabled or scarred for life
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The Nuremberg Code 16 of 23 defendants found guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity, 7 sentenced to death Code of ethics developed in aftermath 1. Informed consent of volunteers essential 2. Anticipated results should justify experiment
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2009 for the course CS 352 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '08 term at Oregon State.

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