A Case Study of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa

  • George Rugare Chingarande
  • Keymanthri Moodley
2018 February 17
BMC Medical Ethics 19 : 8
DOI: 10.1186/s12910-018-0244-y

Compensation for research related injuries is a subject that is increasingly gaining traction in developing countries which are burgeoning destinations of multi center research. However, the existence of disparate compensation rules violates the ethical principle of fairness. The current paper presents a comparison of the policies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS).