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5.4 - Reports of the President’s Commission

U.S. President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical and Behavioral Research

  • Compensating for Research Injuries: The Ethical and Legal Implications for Programs to Redress Injured Subjects. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982. G.P.O. Stock Number 040-000-00455-6.
  • Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment: A Report on the Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues in Treatment Decisions. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983.
  • Defining Death: A Report on the Medical, Legal and Ethical Issues in the Determination of Death. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981.
  • Implementing Human Research Regulations: Second Biennial Report on the Adequacy and Uniformity of Federal Rules and Policies, and of their Implementation, for the Protection of Human Subjects. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983.
  • Making Health Care Decisions: A Report on the Ethical and Legal Implications of Informed Consent in the Patient-Practitioner Relationship. Volume One: Report. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982.
  • Making Health Care Decisions: A Report on the Ethical and Legal Implications of In-Informed Consent in the Patient-Practitioner Relationship. Volume Two: Appendices, Empirical Studies of Informed Consent. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982.
  • Making Health Care Decisions: A Report on the Ethical and Legal Implications of Informed Consent in the Patient-Practitioner Relationship. Volume Three: Appendices Studies on the Foundations of Informed Consent. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982.
  • Protecting Human Subjects: The Adequacy and Uniformity of Federal Rules and their Implementation. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981.
  • Screening and Counseling for Genetic Conditions: The Ethical, Social, and Legal Implications of Genetic Screening, Counseling, and Education Programs. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983.
  • Securing Access to Health Care: A Report on the Ethical Implications of Differences in the Availability of Health Services. Volume One: Report. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983.
  • Securing Access to Health Care: The Ethical Implications of Differences in the Availability of Health Services. Volume Two: Appendices, Sociocultural and Philosophical Studies. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983.
  • Securing Access to Health Care: The Ethical Implications of Differences in the Availability of Health, Services. Volume Three: Appendices, Empirical, Legal, and Conceptual Studies. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983.
  • Splicing Life: A Report on the Social and Ethical Issues of Genetic Engineering with Human Beings. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982.
  • Summing Up: Final Report on Studies of the Ethical and Legal Problems in Medicine and Biomedical And Behavioral Research. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1983.
  • Whistleblowing in Biomedical Research: Policies and Procedures for Responding to Reports of Misconduct. Proceedings of a Workshop September 21-22, 1981. Edited by Judith P. Swazey and Stephen R. Scher. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1981.