Considers three problems that result when research is presented to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) after the work has been completed. Frequency of researchers' failure to obtain IRB review; Qualification for the IRB approval; Regulatory context for ex post facto review.
American Philosophical Association Newsletter on philosophy and medicine
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