Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

The Search for an AIDS Vaccine Ethical Issues in the Development and Testing of a Preventive HIV Vaccine

by Christine Grady

  • ISBN: 9780253326195
  • ISBN10: 0253326192

The Search for an AIDS Vaccine Ethical Issues in the Development and Testing of a Preventive HIV Vaccine

by Christine Grady

  • List Price: $29.95
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Indiana Univ Pr
  • Publish date: 04/01/1995
  • ISBN: 9780253326195
  • ISBN10: 0253326192
used Add to Cart $58.37
Marketplace Item
Description: Efforts to halt the spread of AIDS have failed so far, and the creation of a vaccine seems the best hope for controlling the disease. Yet the process of developing and testing an HIV vaccine raises a host of difficult ethical issues. These concerns are the focus of this timely and important book. Describing the role of vaccines in controlling infectious disease, this study surveys the guidelines, regulations, and attitudes concerning human-subjects research. There is current information on the state of HIV research and the challenges facing scientists. Vaccine research differs considerably from drug research, and Grady explores the current wisdom governing research with human subjects. Proposing a model for the ethical conduct of vaccine research in general, this book applies it to the complex case of an HIV vaccine. Clinical trials are already ongoing, and the next step, field trials to determine efficacy, involves another set of issues - and a call for new strategies for ethical conduct. The Search for an AIDS Vaccine is essential reading for everyone interested in ethics and the conduct of HIV vaccine research.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: Blue Vase Books
Location: Interlochen, MI
Condition: Acceptable
Shipping Icon
Missing dust cover, otherwise book is in good condition with some wear from normal use.
Price:
$58.37
Comments:
Missing dust cover, otherwise book is in good condition with some wear from normal use.
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$109.30
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).