Ethical Codes and Good Clinical Practices
Released in 1978, this report expands on the Nuremberg Code. It is a statement of basic ethical principles and guidelines designed to help resolve the ethical problems in the conduct of research with human subjects.
Ethical Principles and Guidelines for the Protection of Human Subjects of Research
Declaration of Helsinki
This declaration, adopted by the World Medical Assembly in 1964, is a list of recommendations for the conduct of Biomedical research, emphasizing consideration for the welfare of subjects and patients.
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FDA's Good Clinical Practice Guidance
Good Clinical Practice (GCP) is a standard for the design, conduct, performance, monitoring, auditing, recording, analysis, and reporting of clinical trials. The Good Clinical Practice Program is the focal point within FDA for Good Clinical Practice issues arising in human research trials regulated by FDA.
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