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|Material Type:||Juvenile audience|
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|ISBN:||9780737759020 073775902X 9780737759037 0737759038|
|Description:||134 pages ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Modern medical testing is shaped by a troubled legacy / Associated Press --
Strict guidelines ensure safe and ethical medical testing on humans / Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America --
Medical testing on humans can be dangerous and corrupt / Paul Tosto and Jeremy Olson --
Review boards are inadequate to ensure ethical medical testing / Mary Beckman --
Medical testing on prisoners Is unethical and should be outlawed / Silja J.A. Talvi --
Medical testing on prisoners can be done ethically / Institute of Medicine --
Medical testing on children involves unique ethical considerations / Donna sylvester and Tonia Morrison --
Special rules can provide safeguards for vulnerable test populations / David Wendler and Christine Grady --
Using animals for medical testing is unethical and unnecessary / People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) --
Using animals for medical testing is both ethical and essential / Foundation for Biomedical Research --
Genetic testing necessitates new ethical considerations / North Carolina Association for Biomedical Research --
Medical testing In developing countries is conducted ethically / Todd D. Clark --
Ethicists disagree about medical testing without consent during crises / Rob Stein.
|Series Title:||At issue., Health.|
|Responsibility:||Tamara Thompson, editor.|
"The Ethics of Medical Testing: Modern Medical Testing Is Shaped by a Troubled Legacy; Strict Guidelines Ensure Safe and Ethical Medical testing on Humans; Medical Testing on Humans Can Be Dangerous and Corrupt; Review Boards Are Inadequate to Ensure Ethical Medical Testing; Medical Testing on Prisoners Is Unethical and Should Be Outlawed; Medical Testing on Prisoners Can Be Done Ethically; Medical Testing on Children Involves Unique Considerations; Special Rules Help Ensure Medical Testing in Vulnerable Populations Remains Ethical; Using Animals for Medical Testing Is Unethical and Unnecessary; Using Animals for Medical Testing Is Both Ethical and Essential; Genetic Testing Ushers in a New Era of Ethical Considerations; Prenatal Genetic Testing Creates Ethical Dilemmas for Parents; International Standards for Medical Testing Are Essential to Prevent Ethical Abuses; Medical Testing In Developing Countries Is Conducted Ethically; Ethicists Disagree About Medical Testing Without Consent During Crises"--
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- Medicine -- Research -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Juvenile literature.
- Medicine -- Research -- Moral and ethical aspects.
- JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Social Issues -- Values & Virtues.
- Medicine -- Research -- Ethical aspects.
- Human Experimentation -- ethics
- Informed Consent -- ethics
- Animal Experimentation -- ethics
- Ethics, Medical