Order:
Disambiguations
Vents Silis [5]V. Silis [1]
  1.  32
    Non-Equivalent Stringency of Ethical Review in the Baltic States: A Sign of a Systematic Problem in Europe?E. Gefenas, V. Dranseika, A. Cekanauskaite, K. Hug, S. Mezinska, E. Peicius, V. Silis, A. Soosaar & M. Strosberg - 2010 - Journal of Medical Ethics 36 (7):435-439.
    We analyse the system of ethical review of human research in the Baltic States by introducing the principle of equivalent stringency of ethical review, that is, research projects imposing equal risks and inconveniences on research participants should be subjected to equally stringent review procedures. We examine several examples of non-equivalence or asymmetry in the system of ethical review of human research: (1) the asymmetry between rather strict regulations of clinical drug trials and relatively weaker regulations of other types of clinical (...)
    Direct download (9 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   9 citations  
  2.  25
    Twenty Years of Human Research Ethics Committees in the Baltic States.Vilius Dranseika, Eugenijus Gefenas, Asta Cekanauskaite, Kristina Hug, Signe Mezinska, Eimantas Peicius, Vents Silis, Andres Soosaar & Martin Strosberg - 2011 - Developing World Bioethics 11 (1):48-54.
    Two decades have passed since the first attempts were made to establish systematic ethical review of human research in the Baltic States. Legally and institutionally much has changed. In this paper we provide an historical and structural overview of ethical review of human research and identify some problems related to the role of ethical review in establishing quality research environment in these countries. Problems connected to (a) public availability of information, (b) management of conflicts of interest, (c) REC composition and (...)
    Direct download (6 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   7 citations  
  3.  55
    Twenty Years of Human Research Ethics Committees in the Baltic States.Vilius Dranseika, Eugenijus Gefenas, Asta Cekanauskaite, H. U. G. Kristina, Signe Mezinska, Eimantas Peicius, Vents Silis, Andres Soosaar & Martin Strosberg - 2011 - Developing World Bioethics 11 (1):48-54.
    Two decades have passed since the first attempts were made to establish systematic ethical review of human research in the Baltic States. Legally and institutionally much has changed. In this paper we provide an historical and structural overview of ethical review of human research and identify some problems related to the role of ethical review in establishing quality research environment in these countries. Problems connected to (a) public availability of information, (b) management of conflicts of interest, (c) REC composition and (...)
    Direct download (7 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   6 citations  
  4.  11
    El Sistema de Ética de la Investigación En Letonia: Estructura, Funcionamiento y Problemas.Vents Silis - 2010 - Dilemata 2.
    The paper attempts to provide an updated and holistic description of the research ethics system in Latvia and discuses the problems in its structure and functioning. It is based on the data gathered in an empirical study of RECs in Central and Eastern Europe in 2008 and it is structured according to the integrated framework proposed by Hyder et al. First a short outline of the historical development of the ethics review system in the 1990s is given, then the issues (...)
    Direct download (7 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   1 citation  
  5.  38
    Truth-Telling and the Asymmetry of the Attitude to Truth-Telling to Dying Patients in Latvia.Ivars Neiders, Vija Sile & Vents Silis - 2013 - Studia Philosophica Estonica 6 (2):55-78.
    Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  6.  10
    Bioethics in Latvia: Current Situation.Vents Silis, Ivars Neiders & Vija Sile - 2015 - Asian Bioethics Review 7 (5):457-467.