Legal & Ethical

Legal & Ethical (Course 6): Ethical Implications of Dental Research & Development

Contributes1 hour to your CPD

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Course Details:

The aim of this course is to ensure dental professionals understand the implications of dental research and development.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more you pass the course and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. 

If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.

Aims:

The aim of this course is to ensure dental professionals understand the implications of dental research and development.

Objectives:

Learners will be able to:

  • Understand the ethical responsibilities of researchers 
  • Recognise the ethical aspects of methodology associated with dental research 
  • Determine requirements for informed consent for research participation
  • Identify dental ethical values associated with responsibilities and impacts of dental research
  • Define the ethics of dental research
  • Consider responsibilities toward patients for dental research 
  • How research findings can be communicated

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • Ethical responsibilities of researchers 
  • Ethical aspects of methodology associated with dental research 
  • Requirements for informed consent for research participation
  • Dental ethical values associated with responsibilities and Impacts of dental research
  • Responsibilities toward patients for dental research 
  • How research findings can be communicated