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VUMC Research Staff Resources: Ethics

Online portal for staff development and lifelong learning.

The ethical guidelines in place today were primarily a response to past abuses in clinical research.  Various ethical guidelines were developed in the 20th century in response to such studies.  A small collection of books is listed on this page to help guide your exploration into Clinical Research Ethics--one general clinical research ethics book (The Oxford Textbook of Clinical Research Ethics), and several books dealing with specific ethics cases.

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