Biomedical and Psicosocial Scientific Ethical Review Committees in Bolivia
AbstractThis article reports a study carried out in the cities of La Paz, Cochabamba and Santa Cruz in Bolivia. The interestwas to know the situation of bioethics in Bolivia and how research subjects are being protected.After revising some bioethical concepts, Bolivian legislation and study methods, results revealed great lack of knowledge on howto protect research subjects, due to the almost absence or inadequate functioning of scientific ethical review committees.
Keywords research subjects, ethics committee, bioethics principles, human dignity
How to Cite
Zwareva Mashiri, E. (2010). Biomedical and Psicosocial Scientific Ethical Review Committees in Bolivia. Acta Bioethica, 16(1). Retrieved from https://actabioethica.uchile.cl/index.php/AB/article/view/8311/8152