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Taking sides. Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues / selected, edited, and with introductions by Carol Levine.

Book Book (©2004.)
Description: xxi, 377 pages ; 24 cm
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : McGraw Hill/Dushkin Pub. Group, ©2004.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College. (Show all copies)
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Gordon College Stack Level 5 R 724 .T35 2004 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0072868872
  • ISBN: 9780072868876
  • Edition: 10th ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Is informed consent still central to medical ethics? -- Can family interests ethically outweigh patient autonomy? -- Does direct-to-consumer advertising of medication enhance patient autonomy? -- Are some advance directives too risky for patients? -- Should physicians be allowed to assist in patient suicide? -- Should truth-telling depend on the patient's culture? -- Should doctors be able to refuse demands for "futile" treatment? -- Should abortions late in pregnancy be banned? -- Should pregnant women be punished for exposing fetuses to risk? -- Should adolescents make their own life-and-death decisions? -- Do parents harm their children when they refuse medical treatment on religious grounds? -- Should human stem cell research be banned? -- Should information from genetic testing be available to employers and insurers? -- Should animal experimentation be permitted? -- Is sham surgery ethically acceptable in clinical research? -- Should health insurance be based on employment? -- Should health care for the elderly be limited? -- Should patient-centered medical ethics govern managed care? -- Should there be payment for body parts? -- Should doctors-in-training be unionized? -- Should public health be given sweeping powers over individual liberty in a bioterrorist threat?
Authors: Levine, Carol, 1934- (Added Author).
Alternate Title: Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues
Bioethical issues

Citation:

Levine, Carol. "Taking sides. Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues." Guilford, Conn. : McGraw Hill/Dushkin Pub. Group, ©2004.

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