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Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #6775] Mon, 13 July 2015 12:52 Go to next message
bpanda1 is currently offline  bpanda1
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Hi,

I have worked om a paper which uses the 2011 DHS data for Bangladesh and Nepal. We are in the stage of submitting this paper to a journal. The journal requirement specifies the authors to include a statement on ethics approval. I would appreciate your guidance in this regard. Do you have some format or statements that need to be included while writing the ethics statement.

Many thanks
Bibhu
Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #6815 is a reply to message #6775] Sun, 19 July 2015 14:50 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #8750 is a reply to message #6815] Sat, 12 December 2015 05:02 Go to previous messageGo to next message
misha.monahov@gmail.com is currently offline  misha.monahov@gmail.com
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Dear Bridgette,

Can I get an instructions regarding ethics approval statement?
I'm submitting a paper. Only DHS (Standard DHS, Continuous DHS, Interim DHS, Special DHS) surveys were used.

Thank you.
Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #8811 is a reply to message #8750] Mon, 21 December 2015 06:12 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #12533 is a reply to message #8811] Thu, 08 June 2017 14:22 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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I am in the same situation as those who above. Can you please send me the guidance as well?

Thanks,
Amy
Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #12534 is a reply to message #12533] Thu, 08 June 2017 20:16 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #13294 is a reply to message #12534] Mon, 16 October 2017 00:37 Go to previous messageGo to next message
mixel0910 is currently offline  mixel0910
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Good day!

I am also planning to conduct a research using 2013 DHS data of the Philippines. To obtain ethical clearance, I am required to submit documentation regarding the ethical guidelines for data collection, storage, and processing of the data. I am also required to cite the data privacy policy of the institution which stores the data in line with the data privacy act of the Philippines. I hope you could help me with these documentation reports.

Your response will be greatly appreciated.

Thank you!


Jessa
Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #13307 is a reply to message #13294] Mon, 16 October 2017 09:57 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #13610 is a reply to message #6775] Wed, 29 November 2017 10:36 Go to previous messageGo to next message
tlo8 is currently offline  tlo8
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Hi,

I am drafting a manuscript that uses the 2014 Cambodia DHS data and wondered if DHS prefers authors to include an ethics statement in manuscripts? Any guidance on ethics statements or information on ethics approval would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you!
Teagen
Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #13618 is a reply to message #13610] Thu, 30 November 2017 16:28 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #16183 is a reply to message #13618] Mon, 19 November 2018 06:32 Go to previous messageGo to next message
allenvp is currently offline  allenvp
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Dear Bridgette,

I did an analysis using the 2013 Philippines Demographic and Health Survey data. I am planning to submit my paper for publication and the journal is asking for ethical approval. I hope you could help me with this. Thank you!

Allen
Re: Ethical Approval/Ethics Statement [message #16192 is a reply to message #16183] Tue, 20 November 2018 00:26 Go to previous message
TJ is currently offline  TJ
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Hi!

Similar with the last query, I've also used the 2013 Philippine Demographic and Health Survey and planning to submit it for publication but the journal is also requesting for a statement of ethical approval. In the final report, it was mentioned that the survey protocol were reviewed and approved by the Institutional Review Board of ICF International. However, I would further like to be enlightened if technical and ethical clearance approval were also done in the Philippines.

Thank you so much for assisting me on this matter.
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