SECTION .1300 ‑ RESEARCH PRACTICES
10a NCAC 26d .1301 SCOPE
(a) The rules in this Section apply to research activity or treatment involving direct contact with a client.
(b) An activity or treatment procedure shall be considered research when it:
(l) involves a clinical practice that is not conventional; or
(2) is a type of procedure that serves the purpose of research only, and does not include treatment designed primarily to benefit the client.
History Note: Authority G.S. 148‑19(d);
Eff. January 4, 1994;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. June 20, 2015.