Legal and Ethical Issues Concerning Pharmaceutical Products module (LW52106)
Drugs and medical devices cannot be marketed until they have undergone stringent testing. This module explores the legal and ethical issues that arise from participation in research, and also when patients are injured by pharmaceutical products.
Component 1: Drug development: ethical issues
Component 2: Drug development: legal regulation
Component 3: Testing new drugs
Component 4: Introduction to pharmaceutical product liability
Component 5: Pharmaceutical product liability: contract and tort/delict
Component 6: Pharmaceutical product liability: strict liability