New Recommendation by the HNBC

The Hellenic National Bioethics Commission issued a Recommendation on "Clinical Trials During the COVID-19 Pandemic" based on the contribution of the Group of Experts on the pandemic of corona virus (COVID-19).


The following specific issues were examined in relation to COVID-19 clinical trials:

- review of protocols,

- selection of patients or participants in general,

- issues of informed consent,

- use of placebo,

- challenge studies,

- data sharing,

- priorities during protocol design, and

- scarcity of resources and the consequences of the pandemic on non-COVID-19 clinical trials.


Recommendation (in Greek)