Ethical Considerations for Conducting Clinical Research The need for evidence-based assessments and treatments for individuals with dysphagia has driven the need for more research in these areas. This article reviews the history of research ethics and the documents that have shaped the public's perception of clinical research, and discusses specific examples of how these ethics affect ... Article
Article  |   June 01, 2011
Ethical Considerations for Conducting Clinical Research
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  • Debra M. Suiter
    VA Medical Center-Memphis, Memphis, TN
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Swallowing, Dysphagia & Feeding Disorders / Research Issues, Methods & Evidence-Based Practice / Professional Issues & Training / Articles
Article   |   June 01, 2011
Ethical Considerations for Conducting Clinical Research
SIG 13 Perspectives on Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia), June 2011, Vol. 20, 46-52. doi:10.1044/sasd20.2.46
SIG 13 Perspectives on Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia), June 2011, Vol. 20, 46-52. doi:10.1044/sasd20.2.46

The need for evidence-based assessments and treatments for individuals with dysphagia has driven the need for more research in these areas. This article reviews the history of research ethics and the documents that have shaped the public's perception of clinical research, and discusses specific examples of how these ethics affect clinical research of individuals with dysphagia.

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