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Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1042375
Description: 17 page(s)
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/283614
Description: Surgery is an increasingly common and expensive mode of medical intervention. The ethical dimensions of the surgeon-patient relationship, including respect for personal autonomy and informed consent, ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/307754
Description: Background: Financial and nonfinancial conflicts of interest in medicine and surgery are troubling because they have the capacity to skew decision making in ways that might be detrimental to patient c ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/322340
Description: Background: Placebo-controlled surgical trials can provide important information about the efficacy of surgical interventions. However, they are ethically contentious as placebo surgery entails the ri ... More
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Authors: Rogers, Wendy
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/273779
Description: 28 page(s)
Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/224240
Description: The UK Mental Capacity Act provides an important legislative framework for protecting persons who are vulnerable, by virtue of partial or total lack of capacity, from abuse, coercion, exploitation, di ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/273315
Description: The Belmont Report, produced in 1979 by a United States government commission, includes minority populations among its list of vulnerable research participants. In this article, we consider some previ ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/213661
Description: Human uterus transplantation (UTx) is currently under investigation as a treatment for uterine infertility. Without a uterus transplant, the options available to women with uterine infertility are ado ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225154
Description: Several foundational documents of bioethics mention the special obligation researchers have to vulnerable research participants. However, the treatment of vulnerability offered by these documents ofte ... More
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Authors: Rogers, Wendy
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/188268
Description: This article explores the philosophical and ethical issues raised by evidence-based medicine (EBM). EBM is a process of searching and summarizing research evidence to guide the clinical care of patien ... More
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/151904
Description: Innovative surgery raises four kinds of ethical challenges: potential harms to patients; compromised informed consent; unfair allocation of healthcare resources; and conflicts of interest. Lack of ade ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/194867
Description: 10 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/183430
Description: This paper examines the ongoing and often heated debate about the merits or otherwise of percutaneous vertebroplasty as a treatment for painful osteoporotic vertebral fractures. In spite of the prolif ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics | 180100 Law
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/206937
Description: The conventional wisdom is that we are free to dispose of our organs at death and that they will be employed according to our wishes. However, this reflects neither the formal law nor medical practice ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/194845
Description: Concern for human vulnerability seems to be at the heart of bioethical inquiry, but the concept of vulnerability is under-theorized in the bioethical literature. The aim of this article is to show why ... More
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