Dismantling the Helsinki Declaration

November 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/11/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 10, p997
Academic Journal
Focuses on the Helsinki Declaration developed by the World Medical Association in 1964 which aims to provide guidelines for research involving human participants. Modifications of the Declaration in response to ethical challenges stemming from HIV- and AIDS-related research; Response of Argentinean and Brazilian medical associations to efforts against the Declaration; Role of medical ethics boards in relation to the Declaration.


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