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Ethical and Legal Considerations

Annette Flanagin

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date: 21 January 2020

Principal author: Annette Flanagin, RN, MA I thank Drummond Rennie, MD, JAMA; Trevor Lane, MA, DPhil, University of Hong Kong; Catherine D. DeAngelis, MD, MPH, JAMA and Archives Journals; and C. K. Gunsalus, JD, University of Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, for reviewing and providing substantial comments to help improve this section; Daniel M. Albert, MD, MS, Archives of Ophthalmology; Terri S. Carter, Archives of Surgery; Paula Glitman, Archives Journals; Cindy W. Hamilton, PharmD, ELS, Hamilton House; Sheldon Kotzin, MLS, National Library of Medicine; Diana J. Mason, RN, PhD, American Journal of Nursing; Povl Riis, MD, University of Copenhagen; Valerie Siddall, PhD, ELS,

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