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Published: 25 March 2009

256 Pages | 1 b/w line illustration

ISBN: 9780199231461

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The Limits of Consent

A socio-ethical approach to human subject research in medicine

Edited by Oonagh Corrigan, Kathleen Liddell, John McMillan, Martin Richards, and Charles Weijer

  • Utilises a multi-disciplinary approach, including perspectives from medicine, law, philosophy and sociology, fostering collaboration between the disciplines in order to further understanding
  • Each chapter considers the implications for consent in the future
  • Introduction and conclusion by the editors summarise the main findings, themes, and policy proposals made throughout the book

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