Tutorial - Ethics of children in clinical trials

Practical ethics i

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The clip below shows part of a workshop about the ethical issues of clinical trials in neuromuscular disorders. The speaker is Dr Simon Woods a bioethicist with PEALS (Policy Ethics and Life Sciences) Research Centre at Newcastle University in the UK. He sets out some of the challenges involved in research using children as research participants.

Watch the clip and in your own words set out the key issues identified by the speaker. Are there any other issues you consider to be important which have not been identified by the speaker?



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12 Apr 2017