Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences

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A nongovernmental organization affiliated with the World Health Organization, cosponsored by many national and international professional organizations, colleges, academies, etc. CIOMS has sponsored and/or conducted much work on definition of guidelines for ethical conduct in medical practice and research, classification systems, information collection, storage and retrieval, etc. The publications of CIOMS and reports on its activities can be seen at http://www.cioms.ch/.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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