minimal risk

minimal risk

A research term of art referring to the probability that the magnitude of harm anticipated in a clinical trial is not greater than that encountered in daily life or in performing routine examinations or tests.
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Research should be of minimal risk and consent for minors must be obtained from the parents or legal guardian in all but exceptional circumstances (such as emergencies), as well from as the minor where s/he is competent to make the decision.
Forestry Commission Wales has appointed security firm Minimal Risk to provide out-of-hours cover at its harvesting sites.
Minimal risk is a core concept in research ethics, but its proper role in the regulation of large-scale biobank and cohort research is unsettled.
The Tri-Council Policy Statement says I can only do "non-therapeutic" research with children that exposes them to minimal risk--I looked up Section C1 on minimal risk in order to understand what this restriction in Article 2.
In the May 4 Journal of the American Medical Association, the researchers report that men with low-grade tumors faced a minimal risk of dying from prostate cancer within 20 years.
Administration appeals decision on minimal risk cattle case: The Department of Justice last week appealed an earlier decision by a U.
Both OHRP and IRBs should better tailor waived and expedited reviews according to minimal risk involved with SBES research participants.
However, if there is no prospect of direct benefit but there is a potential for indirect benefit, a child can be enrolled if the risk is only a minor increase over minimal risk.
If the potential subject is a child with a chronic disease, is minimal risk measured against the daily life of a healthy child or that of a child with chronic disease?
That being said," Avery adds, "I think anything that allows us to keep insects from infesting grain with minimal risk to humans and a lower risk of pesticide resistance is very much to be welcomed.
From our optical Ethernet and WDM platforms to our installation and support services, we want to help customers roll-out profitable new services with minimal risk.
calculated by assigning a value of "1" to minimal risk loans; "2" to

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