Research governance and ethics: a resource for novice researchers
Marina Fontenla Research fellow, Royal College of Nursing Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
Jo Rycroft-Malone Senior research fellow, Royal College of Nursing Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
This article provides an overview of the research governance framework and ethical review. Issues surrounding new procedures are clarified and practical advice is provided for those embarking on research projects. The article discusses limitations and highlights possible future changes to research governance in the United Kingdom.
Nursing Standard. 20, 23, 41-46. doi: 10.7748/ns2006.02.20.23.41.c4069Correspondence
This article has been subject to double blind peer review