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Medical ethics & professional conduct books

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Methods in Bioethics The Way We Reason Now by John (UVA) Arras Methods in Bioethics The Way We Reason Now

This volume collects essays by the late bioethicist John D. Arras, best known for his many contributions to the methodology of bioethics. Always open-minded, Arras did not favor a single theory or view of method in bioethics, eschewing labels such...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Clinical Ethics Consultation: A Practical Guide by Bashir Jiwani Clinical Ethics Consultation: A Practical Guide

This book provides a careful and comprehensive, step-by-step method for providing clinical ethics consultation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/09/2017

Clinical Ethics Consultation Toolkit by Bashir Jiwani Clinical Ethics Consultation Toolkit

This workbook is a companion to Clinical Ethics Consultation: A Practical Guide to Changing Culture, Building Capacity and Solving Problems Case by Case. The Toolkit lays out the process for clinical ethics consultation in a series of steps within five...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/09/2017

Post-Trial Access to Drugs in Developing Nations Global Health Justice by Evaristus Chiedu Obi Post-Trial Access to Drugs in Developing Nations Global Health Justice

This book begins the discourse on post-trial access to drugs in developing countries. Underlying ethical issues in global health inequalities and global health research serve as the context of the debate. Due to rampant allegations of violations of rights of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/08/2017

Dying in the Twenty-First Century Toward a New Ethical Framework for the Art of Dying Well by Lydia (Assistant Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine) Dugdale Dying in the Twenty-First Century Toward a New Ethical Framework for the Art of Dying Well
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Most of us are generally ill-equipped for dying. Today, we neither see death nor prepare for it. But this has not always been the case. In the early fifteenth century, the Roman Catholic Church published the Ars moriendi texts, which...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

Core Ethics for Health Professionals Principles, Issues, and Compliance by Robert F. Phalen Core Ethics for Health Professionals Principles, Issues, and Compliance

A timely overview of ethics, emphasizing applications to biomedical researchers, health providers, and administratorsThere are no simple rules to guide ethical conduct in daily practice, health professionals must have a basic understanding of several topics including ethical theories; ethical scandals;...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Insider Trading How Mortuaries, Medicine and Money Have Built a Global Market in Human Cadaver Parts by Naomi Pfeffer Insider Trading How Mortuaries, Medicine and Money Have Built a Global Market in Human Cadaver Parts

The cadaver industry in Britain and the United States, its processes and profits
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Towards a Professional Model of Surrogate Motherhood by Ruth Walker Towards a Professional Model of Surrogate Motherhood

This book delves deeply into modern surrogacy arrangements, responding to both practical and ethical critiques by offering a radically new model for surrogate motherhood. Current practice distinguishes between two models of surrogacy - the altruistic (unpaid) model and the commercial...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/07/2017

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Specimen Science Ethics and Policy Implications by Holly Fernandez (Executive Director, Harvard Law School) Lynch Specimen Science Ethics and Policy Implications
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Advances in medicine often depend on the effective collection, storage, research use, and sharing of human biological specimens and associated data. But what about the sources of such specimens? When a blood specimen is drawn from a vein in your...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Human Dignity and Assisted Death by Sebastian Muders Human Dignity and Assisted Death

Assisted dying and human dignity are two extremely contested topics in Bioethics. This volume offers the first book-length attempt to bring both together. Its authors develop detailed philosophical analyses of dignity, and how it relates to assisted suicide and euthanasia.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/10/2017

Animal Ethics in Animal Research by Helena (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) Rocklinsberg, Mickey (University of Copenhagen) Gjerris, Anna Olsson Animal Ethics in Animal Research
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An interdisciplinary in-depth analysis of the ethical issues raised by using animals in research and the related regulatory issues.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Animal Ethics in Animal Research by Helena (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) Rocklinsberg, Mickey (University of Copenhagen) Gjerris, Anna Olsson Animal Ethics in Animal Research
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An interdisciplinary in-depth analysis of the ethical issues raised by using animals in research and the related regulatory issues.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Respect A necessary constraint on use of human beings in Medicine by Austen Garwood-Gowers Respect A necessary constraint on use of human beings in Medicine

The basic fact that a human individual's body is capable of serving interests beyond that individual has always been a double edged sword. On the one hand it allows for the free expression of human solidarity and community. On the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

The Bioethics of Pain Management Beyond Opioids by Daniel S. (East Carolina University, USA) Goldberg The Bioethics of Pain Management Beyond Opioids
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In this book, public health ethicist Daniel S. Goldberg sets out to characterize the subjective experience of pain and its undertreatment within the US medical establishment, and puts forward public policy recommendations for ameliorating the undertreatment of pain. The book...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/12/2017

The Danger Within Us America's Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man's Battle to Survive it by Jeanne Lenzer The Danger Within Us America's Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man's Battle to Survive it

A shocking expose of the dangerously under-regulated medical device industry, revealing the corruption, greed, and deceit that has helped make medical interventions a leading cause of death in America.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/12/2017

Hippocrates' Oath and Asclepius' Snake The Birth of the Medical Profession by T.A. (Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of San Francisco) Cavanaugh Hippocrates' Oath and Asclepius' Snake The Birth of the Medical Profession
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This book articulates the Hippocratic Oath as establishing the medical profession by a promise to uphold an internal medical ethic that particularly prohibits doctors from killing. In its most basic and least controvertible form, this ethic mandates that physicians help...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

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Debates About Neuroethics Perspectives on Its Development, Focus, and Future by Eric Racine Debates About Neuroethics Perspectives on Its Development, Focus, and Future

This is the first book entirely dedicated to exploring issues associated with the nature of neuroethics. It reflects on some of the underlying assumptions in neuroethics, and the implications of those assumptions with respect to training and education programs, research...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Clinical Medical Ethics Landmark Works of Mark Siegler, MD by Laura Weiss, MD, MA Roberts Clinical Medical Ethics Landmark Works of Mark Siegler, MD
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This instant gold standard title is a major contribution to the field of clinical medical ethics and will be used widely for reference and teaching purposes for years to come. Throughout his career, Mark Siegler, MD, has written on topics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/06/2017

Complesso Industriale Medico by James Morcan, Lance Morcan Complesso Industriale Medico
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Questa e una ricerca, articolata e fedele, della verita sul sistema che collega servizi sanitari, industrie farmaceutiche, ambienti medici universitari, assicurazioni e ricerche mediche innovative, in cui i Morcan propongono un esauriente compendio sulle logiche sociali e di mercato che...
Format: eBook - Released: 31/05/2017

Mental Health Practice and the Law by Ronald (Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School) Schouten Mental Health Practice and the Law
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Mental health professionals, more than any other clinicians, encounter legal issues on a regular basis. This book is for anyone in the field, at any stage in their training or practice, who has been perplexed by the complexities at the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/04/2017

Medical Ethics, Prediction, and Prognosis Interdisciplinary Perspectives by Mariacarla Gadebusch Bondio Medical Ethics, Prediction, and Prognosis Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Recent scientific developments, in particular advances in pharmacogenetics and molecular genetics, have given rise to numerous predictive procedures for detecting predispositions to diseases in patients. This knowledge, however, does not necessarily promise benign results for either patients or health care...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/04/2017

Death or Disability? The 'Carmentis Machine' and Decision-making for Critically Ill Children by Professor Dominic, MBBS BMedSci MBioeth DPhil, FRACP FRCPCH Wilkinson Death or Disability? The 'Carmentis Machine' and Decision-making for Critically Ill Children
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Dominic Wilkinson combines philosophy, medicine, and science to explore the profound and contentious ethical issues facing those who work with critically ill children and infants. He addresses questions about the accuracy of predictions for future quality of life; about when...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

Complejo Medico Industrial by James Morcan, Lance Morcan Complejo Medico Industrial
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Complejo Medico Industrial no es una critica sin restricciones de la medicina convencional y los diferentes actores que componen una de las mas grandes y rentables industria en el planeta.Incluyendo un prlogo por parte del farmacutico retirado Denis Toovey (autor...
Format: eBook - Released: 24/03/2017

Philosophical Issues in Pharmaceutics Development, Dispensing, and Use by Dien Ho Philosophical Issues in Pharmaceutics Development, Dispensing, and Use

This anthology provides a collection of new essays on ethical and philosophical issues that concern the development, dispensing, and use of pharmaceuticals. It brings together critical ethical issues in pharmaceutics that have not been included in any collection (e.g., the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/03/2017

The Global Health Crisis Ethical Responsibilities by Thana Cristina De Campos The Global Health Crisis Ethical Responsibilities

Proposing a new view of global justice based on natural law, this book examines the ethics of health as they relate to neglected diseases.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/03/2017

Suffering Narratives of Older Adults A Phenomenological Approach to Serious Illness, Chronic Pain, Recovery and Maternal Care by Mary Beth Quaranta (Fordham University, West Harrison, New York, USA) Morrissey Suffering Narratives of Older Adults A Phenomenological Approach to Serious Illness, Chronic Pain, Recovery and Maternal Care
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In Suffering Narratives of Older Adults, Mary Beth Quaranta Morrissey turns to the traditions of phenomenology, humanistic psychology and social work to provide an in-depth exploration of the deep structure of the suffering experience. She draws upon the notion of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/02/2017

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