Institutional Review Board Approval: Why It Matters

Parvizi, Javad; Tarity, T. David; Conner, Kyle; Smith, J. Bruce
February 2007
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 2, p418
Academic Journal
This article discusses the institutional review board approval. The modern institutional review boards which originated in the 1970's exists to protect human subjects participating in research from potential harm. The Belmont Report provided the ethical principles such as respect for persons, beneficence, and justice that should be observed while conducting research on human subjects.


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