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Information about ethics

Ethics and research

As a researcher, it is important to follow the rules of scientific research. You need to make sure that the rights, dignity and well-being of informants are being protected.

Research including humans are assessed by an ethical committee to make sure that ethical norms are followed. A discussion about the ethical principles for justice and autonomy is central for an ethical review. The method is different in different countries.