Posted on July 27, 2011 at 5:58pm
Copy and paste from the US DHHS formerly the Department of Health, Education and Welfare
"Why is the Federal government proposing changes to the Common Rule?
This regulatory review effort is primarily about enhancing protections for human subjects.
The federal government is considering changes to the Common Rule (45 CFR 46) for two reasons: (1) the human subject research landscape has changed dramatically since the early 1980s when the current regulations were… Continue