etica si placebo- o noua abordare

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This article was downloaded by:[EBSCOHost EJS Content Distribution] [EBSCOHost EJS Content Distribution] On: 20 July 2007 Access Details: [subscription number 768320842] Informa Ltd Registered in England and Wales Registered Number: 1072954 Registered office: Mortimer House, 37-41 Mortimer Street, London W1T 3JH, UK Journal of Medicine and Philosophy A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine Publication details, including instructions for authors and subscription information: http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/title~content=t713658121 The Ethics and Science of Placebo-Controlled Trials: Assay Sensitivity and the Duhem-Quine Thesis James A. Anderson a a Department of Philosophy, Dalhousie University. hali, Nova Scotia. Canada Online Publication Date: 01 February 2006 To cite this Article: Anderson, James A. , (2006) 'The Ethics and Science of Placebo-Controlled Trials: Assay Sensitivity and the Duhem-Quine Thesis', Journal of Medicine and Philosophy, 31:1, 65 - 81 To link to this article: DOI: 10.1080/03605310500499203 URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03605310500499203 PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR ARTICLE Full terms and conditions of use: http://www.informaworld.com/terms-and-conditions-of-access.pdf This article maybe used for research, teaching and private study purposes. Any substantial or systematic reproduction, re-distribution, re-selling, loan or sub-licensing, systematic supply or distribution in any form to anyone is expressly forbidden. The publisher does not give any warranty express or implied or make any representation that the contents will be complete or accurate or up to date. The accuracy of any instructions, formulae and drug doses should be independently verified with primary sources. The publisher shall not be liable for any loss, actions, claims, proceedings, demand or costs or damages whatsoever or howsoever caused arising directly or indirectly in connection with or arising out of the use of this material. © Taylor and Francis 2007
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Downloaded By: [EBSCOHost EJS Content Distribution] At: 03:02 20 July 2007 65 Journal of Medicine and Philosophy , 31:65–81, 2006 ISSN: 0360-5310 print/1744-5019 online DOI: 10.1080/03605310500499203 NJMP 0360-5310 1744-5019 Journal of Medicine and Philosophy, Vol. 31, No. 01, December 2005: pp. 0–0 Journal of Medicine and Philosophy The Ethics and Science of Placebo-Controlled Trials: Assay Sensitivity and the Duhem–Quine Thesis PCTs: As ay Sensitivity and Duhem–Quine Thesis J. A. Anderson JAMES A. ANDERSON Department of Philosophy, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada The principle of clinical equipoise requires that, aside from certain exceptional cases, second generation treatments ought to be tested against standard therapy. In violation of this principle, placebo- controlled trials (PCTs) continue to be used extensively in the development and licensure of second-generation treatments. This practice is typically justified by appeal to methodological argu-
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