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Children in Medical ResearchAccess versus Protection$
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Lainie Friedman Ross

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780199273287

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2006

DOI: 10.1093/0199273286.001.0001

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From 1966 to 2005: Balancing Protection and Access in Pediatric Research

From 1966 to 2005: Balancing Protection and Access in Pediatric Research

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(p.12) 1 From 1966 to 2005: Balancing Protection and Access in Pediatric Research
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Children in Medical Research
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Lainie Friedman Ross (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/0199273286.003.0002

This chapter examines the changes in policies regarding children in research between 1966 and 2003. It reviews Henry Beecher’s famous article, Ethics and Clinical Research, which described 22 projects published after World War II that he found to be of questionable ethics; Paul Ramsey’s examination of the ethical problems in medicine; debates over the moral permissibility of children’s participation in nontherapeutic research; the government’s policy shift from an exclusive focus on protecting children from research risks to promoting greater access by children in research during the early 1990s; and international research ethics. It is shown that new policies have encouraged pediatric pharmacological testing and have led to some improved pediatric labeling.

Keywords:   pediatric research, medical research, children, nontherapeutic research, medical ethics

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