The federal government and prestigious universities took part in shocking experiments on premature babies that allegedly violated human research ethics rules. To date, nobody has been held accountable.
In modern medicine, there is a dilemma between the need to do research for the good of all and the right of human test subjects to know exactly what is happening to them. This incredible story starts in 2006, with a federal study of 1,300 extremely premature babies. What we found is that parents had no idea their babies were being entered into a risky series of experiments that could injure or kill them.
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