ECSingleCenterStudiesEthicalReview object

Ethical approval (favourable opinion) to be obtained from

Local EC

Additional Information

27 local ECs exist in Austria. According to the law (Hospital Act) every hospital needs to have a (research) ethics committee that has to review applications for clinical trials. Additionally the province authorities have to establish (research) ethics committees for clinical trials in institutions outside of hospitals (outpatients). It is possible that one Ethics Committee is the competent committee for several hospitals.