Comparison of guidance

This discussion paper explores the practical implications of new and recently revised guidelines since the Council’s previous report in 2002.

Download a table of comparison of guidance on research related to healthcare in developing countries (PDF 19 pages).

Four areas of international guidance are compared:

  • Guidance relating to consent
  • Guidance relating to standards of care
  • Guidance relating to what happens after the research is over
  • Guidance relating to ethical review

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