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In Research World, Long-Term Injury Care Hard to Come By

July 20, 2016

(U.S. News & World Report) – Fox isn’t the only research sponsor that doesn’t provide a long-term safety net for injured trial volunteers. In fact, according to a study published in the journal IRB: Ethics & Human Research, an analysis of policies held by top research institutions in the U.S. found that only two of 169 provided any compensation for research-related injuries in 2012 beyond immediate medical care.

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