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The policy sets out the Trust’s procedure for the conduct and management of research activity in the organisation. The policy is applicable to all Trust employees and to non-employees who conduct research involving Trust premises or staff.


 The promotion of good research practice in the Trust
 To enhance the ethical and scientific quality of research
 To safeguard the rights and interests of patients
 To prevent poor, wasteful and unnecessary research
 To prevent adverse incidents in research

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