Learning Team B
HCS/465: Health Care Research Utilization
Introduction: Ethical Research
in Health Care
Guidelines for Ethical Research in Health Care
Competence, accuracy, & validity
Voluntary informed consent
At what step in the scenario did the ethical concern(s) occur?
Conflict of Interest
Money, Status, and Power
Intensity of Conflict
Expectations and Transparency
Conflicts of Commitment
What does it mean to be ethical?
Using moral principles to make decisions
What is right versus what is wrong
What are the rights and responsibilities of those involved
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