Search for dissertations about: "informed consent"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 swedish dissertations containing the words informed consent.

  1. 1. Biobanks and informed consent An anthropological contribution to medical ethics

    Author : Klaus Hoeyer; Umeå universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : Medical ethics; empirical ethics; social anthropology; policy; informed consent; stored human tissue; etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : Background: 1985 saw the beginnings of a population-based biobank in Västerbotten County, Sweden. In 1999, a start-up genomics company, UmanGenomics, obtained ‘all commercial rights’ to the biobank. The company introduced an ethics policy, which was well received in prestigious journals, focusing on public oversight and informed consent. READ MORE

  2. 2. Prior informed consent and hazardous trade : Regulating trade in hazardous goods at the intersection of sovereignty, free trade and environmental protection

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Juridiska institutionen

    Author : David Langlet; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; informed consent; PIC; trade bans; effective sovereignty; environmental law; free-trade law; hazardous substances; wastes; chemicals; GMOs; LAW JURISPRUDENCE Other law Environmental law; RÄTTSVETENSKAP JURIDIK Övrig rätt Miljörätt; miljörätt; Environmental Law;

    Abstract : This dissertation analyses international and to some extent domestic law pertaining to trade in hazardous substances. Hazardous trade regulation is found to promote or accommodate three objectives in particular: the strengthening of the ability of (importing) States to exercise control of transboundary flows of hazardous substances; the protection of human health and environment; and the avoidance of impediments to the free flow of goods. READ MORE

  3. 3. Informed consent and clinical training of medical students : Empirical studies on the effects of informing outpatients in advance

    University dissertation from Umeå universitet

    Author : Katarina Westberg; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
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  4. 4. In the name of research Essays on the ethical treatment of human research subjects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Sara Belfrage; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Research ethics; informed consent; traffic research; exploitation; coercive offer; compensation; gift-giving; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : Essay 1: Traffic research shares a fundamental dilemma with other areas of empirical research in which humans are potentially put at risk. Research is justified because it can improve safety in the long run. Nevertheless, people can be harmed in the research situation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Biobank Research Individual Rights and Public Benefit

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Joanna Stjernschantz Forsberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Biobank; Ethics; Consent; Returning results; Individual rights; Public good; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate the relationship between individuals and society in the context of healthcare and medical research, more specifically concerning the rights and duties of individuals in regard to biobank-based research. My starting point is that we all have a strong vested interest in improved healthcare, and therefore the possibilities to conduct important research should be optimized. READ MORE