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Unformatted text preview: t to access treatment Ethical Issue #1:
People can’t be coerced into
participating in research
participating Research subjects have to be free to leave an experiment at any time, and without fear of retribution.
Rewards/incentives for participation can be an ethical problem as well—extra credit for classes, reduced sentences, etc.
Which groups are considered capable of voluntary participation & which are considered vulnerable populations? Ethical Issue #2: Informed Consent
Prospective research participants must be
fully informed about the procedures and risks
involved in re...
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- Fall '11