What are the Criteria for Expedited Category Review?

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Research may be reviewed by expedited procedures when the following two criteria have been met:

(1) presents no more than minimal risk to human subjects; and

(2) involves only procedures listed in one or more of the following categories described in the Federal Register (see below)