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1. Title Title of document Consultations on human infection studies in India: Do people’s voices really count?
 
2. Creator Author's name, affiliation, country Sandhya Srinivasan; 8, Seadoll, 54 Chimbai Road, Bandra West, Mumbai 400 050, INDIA
 
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4. Description Abstract The Controlled Human Infection Model or CHIM, sometimes described as a human challenge study, is a relatively specialised medical research technique. Researchers infect healthy participants with a weakened strain of a pathogen in a controlled setting, in order to learn more about the infection and the disease, or to develop new vaccines for that disease. Unlike in other human clinical trials, where participants face a risk of harm because of, for example, the drug's side effects, healthy participants in CHIM trials are deliberately harmed through infection – contrary to every principle and guideline of medical practice and research.
 
5. Publisher Organizing agency, location Forum for Medical Ethics Society
 
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7. Date (YYYY-MM-DD) 2019-03-22
 
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10. Identifier Uniform Resource Identifier https://ijme.in/articles/consultations-on-human-infection-studies-in-india-do-peoples-voices-really-count/
 
11. Source Title; vol., no. (year) Indian Journal of Medical Ethics;: Ethical challenges in education and practice
 
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