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IMED2003 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Subsequent Nuremberg Trials, Nuremberg Code, NurembergPremium

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Department
Integrated Medical Sciences
Course Code
IMED2003
Professor
Kellie Bennett
Study Guide
Midterm

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IMED2003: Revision 13 Notes
Nuremburg Code (1946)
A set of research ethics principles for human experimentation set
As a result of the subsequent Nuremberg trials (at the end of the Second
World War.)
WHAT IS IT?
Informed consent
Absence of coercion
Properly formulated scientific experimentation
Beneficence towards experiment participants
In Detail: Nuremburg Code:
1. Required:
Voluntary
Well-informed
consent of the human subject (or guardian)
in a full legal capacity.
2. The experiment should:
Aim at positive results that cannot be procured in some other way.
3. Be based on previous knowledge
(eg, an expectation derived from animal experiments) that justifies the
experiment.
4. Be set up in a way that avoids:
Unnecessary physical and mental suffering and injuries.
5. Should not be conducted when there is reason to believe it could cause harm.
6. The risks should be in proportion to (not exceed) the expected humanitarian
benefits.
7. Preparations and facilities must be provided
Adequately protect the subjects against risks.
8. Those conducting the experiment must be adequately qualified.
9. The human subjects must be free to withdraw from the study at any time.
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