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Ethics Committees

"Ethics Committees" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Committees established by professional societies, health facilities, or other institutions to consider decisions that have bioethical implications. The role of these committees may include consultation, education, mediation, and/or review of policies and practices. Committees that consider the ethical dimensions of patient care are ETHICS COMMITTEES, CLINICAL; committees established to protect the welfare of research subjects are ETHICS COMMITTEES, RESEARCH.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ethics Committees" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Ethics Committees" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 41 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1992
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