ERIC Number: EJ455989
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
A Pilot Study of Biomedical Trainees' Perceptions Concerning Research Ethics.
Kalichman, Michael W.; Friedman, Paul J.
Academic Medicine, v67 n11 p769-75 Nov 1992
A survey of 549 biomedical trainees (graduate and postdoctoral students, medical students, residents, fellows) investigated training in research ethics, observation of scientific misconduct, and willingness to select, omit, or fabricate data to win a grant or publish a paper. The efficacy of current ethics instruction is questioned. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Behavior Patterns, Biomedicine, Cheating, Ethical Instruction, Ethics, Fraud, Graduate Medical Students, Graduate Students, Higher Education, Medical Education, Medical Students, Postdoctoral Education, Professional Education, Researchers, Scientific Research, Student Attitudes, Surveys
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A