informed consent
Leaders of Infant Trial Will Not Yet Face Sanctions
Leaders of Infant Trial Will Not Yet Face Sanctions
Bob Grant | Jun 10, 2013
US watchdog suspends plans to discipline researchers who failed to disclose the full risks of an experimental trial conducted with premature infants.
What Should Patients Be Told About Genetic Risk?
What Should Patients Be Told About Genetic Risk?
Kate Yandell | May 7, 2013
Experts disagree on how doctors should reveal incidental findings in patients’ DNA sequences.
Not-So-Informed Consent
Hayley Dunning | Jun 21, 2012
Growing databanks are invaluable to biomedical researchers, but patients are often unaware of what their information is used for.
Austrian Doctor Reinstated
Tia Ghose | Sep 21, 2011
A doctor who falsified legal documents and failed to get approval for a clinical trial has been reinstated by an Austrian commission.