Epidemiology and Ethics: The People's Perspective
Khan, Kausar S.
Law, Medicine and Health Care. 1991 Fall-Winter; 19(3-4): 202-206.
This paper does not propose to analyze the socioeconomic and political systems of Third World countries. It will merely attempt to first describe certain general patterns that constitute the dynamics of under-development, and then will try to locate the question of epidemiology and ethics within it. Ethical issues and ethical principles as they are discussed and applied in the North, cannot be
Accountability; Biomedical Research; Developing Countries; Discrimination; Epidemiology; Ethical Relativism; Ethics; Health; Health Care; Health Care Delivery; Human Experimentation; Human Rights; Indigents; International Aspects; Investigator Subject Relationship; Investigators; Justice; Minority Groups; Misconduct; Obligations to Society; Political Systems; Professional Ethics; Research; Rights; Social Discrimination; Social Dominance; Socioeconomic Factors; Standards;