Health Law Review

A professional journal examining issues of concern for lawyers and health care professionals. Presents current issues connected to the medical-legal field.

Articles from Vol. 10, No. 2, Spring

Conflict of Interest in Clinical Research: Direct Payment to the Investigators for Finding Human Subjects and Health Information
Abstract The recent death of teenager Jesse Gelsinger in a drug therapy trial has drawn attention to how financial conflicts of interest may compromise patient protection. While research institutions throughout the world have instituted a variety...
The UK Model: Setting the Standard for Embryonic Stem Cell Research?
Introduction In the early 1980s the United Kingdom took a pioneering role in the area of new reproductive technologies (NRTs). Significant strides were made not only in terms of scientific and clinical development, but also in relation to relevant...