Biomedical Experimentation with Children: Balancing the Needs for Protective Measures with the Need to Respect Children's Developing Ability to Make Significant Life Decisions for Themselves
RESEARCH ON HUMAN SUBJECTS ETHICS, LAW AND SOCIAL POLICY, pp. 380-404, D. Weisstub, ed., 1998
Posted: 23 Oct 2009
Date Written: October, 19 2009
This article outlines the principle concerns in non-therapeutic procedures with persons incapable of providing informed consent by reason of their young age.
Keywords: bio-ethics, non-therapeutic procedures, informed consent, rights of children
JEL Classification: K41, K33
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