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Topic: Ethics in Biomedicine


Welcome to the Ethics in Biomedicine guide. Here you will find resources related to the role of ethics in research and healthcare, as well as Islamic bioethics.

Ethical considerations in biomedicine and research attempt to address what is fair and responsible practice in the conduct of research. As such, it addresses a wide range of attitudes and activities related to research, including:

  • Scientific objectivity in research
  • Protection of human and animal subjects
  • Standards of patient care
  • Confidentiality and sharing of data
  • Publishing of research results
  • The role of patients in decision-making
  • Interactions with students and colleagues

It is impossible to cover all of these topics in a single guide, but the collection here will help you begin learning about ethics in biomedicine and get you started with finding more resources.

General Bioethics Resources





Other Resources