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Ethics Committees, Research

"Ethics Committees, Research" 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.

Hospital or other institutional committees established to protect the welfare of research subjects. Federal regulations (the "Common Rule" (45 CFR 46)) mandate the use of these committees to monitor federally-funded biomedical and behavioral research involving human subjects.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ethics Committees, Research" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Ethics Committees, Research" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 128 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 10 publications in 2006 and 2014
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