The ethics of placebo-controlled trials for perinatal transmission of HIV in developing countries

J Clin Ethics. Summer 1998;9(2):156-66.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Anti-HIV Agents / administration & dosage*
  • Beneficence
  • Comprehension
  • Control Groups*
  • Developing Countries*
  • Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
  • Ethical Analysis
  • Ethical Relativism
  • Ethics, Medical*
  • Female
  • HIV Infections / drug therapy*
  • HIV Infections / transmission
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical / prevention & control*
  • Internationality
  • Personal Autonomy
  • Persons
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / drug therapy*
  • Pregnant Women*
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Research Subjects
  • Risk Assessment
  • Social Justice
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Vulnerable Populations
  • Zidovudine / administration & dosage*

Substances

  • Anti-HIV Agents
  • Zidovudine