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The ethics of medical testing

by Tamara Thompson

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Values & Virtues,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTamara Thompson, editor
    SeriesAn issue
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR724 .E247 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25025161M
    ISBN 109780737759020, 9780737759037
    LC Control Number2011028550

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The Ethics of Medical Testing (At Issue) Paperback – December 1, by Tamara Thompson (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Library Binding "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" $ $/5(1). ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: 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.

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.

Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen BradfordCategories: Medical Ethics in Applied.

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Such tenets may allow doctors, care providers. Because of the biological similarities between many animals and humans, scientists can learn about diseases, and find out how humans might react to medicines, cosmetics, chemicals, and other products by testing them on animals first.

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During the second World War, Nazi human experimentation occurred in Germany with particular bias towards euthanasia. At the war's conclusion, 23 Nazi doctors and scientists were tried for the murder of concentration camp inmates who were used as research subjects.

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may contribute to a greater effort to curb potential abuse. The AMA was founded in part to establish the first national codification of medical ethics. The AMA Code of Medical Ethics and the AMA Journal of Ethics ® collectively underscore AMA’s commitment to promote the art of medicine and the betterment of public health.

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