New ethical obligations accompany new HIV drugs, conference told

Silversides, Ann
July 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/27/99, Vol. 161 Issue 2, p187
Academic Journal
Reports on ethical obligations accompanying the testing of new HIV drugs as of summer 1999. Views of researcher Jean-Pierre Belisle presented at the Canadian Association of HIV Research in Victoria, British Columbia (BC) on recruiting newly-infected people for clinical trials; Information needed by patients; Increased life expectancy of Vancouver's gay and bisexual men, according to a study by the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS and the Department of Psychology at Simon Fraser University.


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