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Unformatted text preview: informed consent requirement Informed consent revolution because of the series of scandals. Thalidomidedeveloped by a German compound, making chemicals, tinkering around with them, a mild sedative effect, couldnt overdose on this stuff. Pharmcetuical stuff pills for everything Promotoed it as a very safe drug found to effective in treating morning sickness Morning sickness during pregancy --- holy shit!! The baby, morning sickness to get toxics out of your body so to not harm the baby, better make sure the drug doesnt pass the placenta Thamolide caused severe birth defects The drug company knew about it and tried to suppress it. Doctors giving experimental samples of Thalidomide without telling them to patients. 1972 medicine looked nazi Rights and wrong of psychosurgery and electrical control of the brain....
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This note was uploaded on 06/30/2010 for the course CAT CAT 3 taught by Professor Knight during the Spring '09 term at UCSD.
- Spring '09