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Medical ethics : sources of Catholic teachings / Kevin D. O'Rourke, Philip Boyle.

O'Rourke, Kevin D. (Author).
Book Book (1993.)
Description: xv, 347 pages ; 25 cm
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, 1993.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gordon College Stack Level 5 R 725.56 .O75 1993 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0878405402
  • ISBN: 9780878405404
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Understanding Church Teaching -- The Values Underlying the Teachings of the Catholic Church in Regard to Medical Ethics -- Formation of Conscience -- Specific Teachings of the Church -- On Abortion -- Aging -- AIDS -- Artificial Insemination -- Autonomy -- Autopsy -- Brain Death -- Children and the Family -- Confidentiality -- Contraception -- Directives -- Double Effect -- Embryo Research -- Euthanasia -- Family and Marriage -- Genetic Testing and Counseling -- Handicapped -- Health Care Administration -- Homosexuality -- Human Person -- Human Rights -- Hydration and Nutrition -- Informed Consent -- In Vitro Fertilization -- Labor Relations -- Living Will -- Medical Profession -- National Health Insurance -- Natural Family Planning -- Nursing -- Ordinary and Extraordinary Means to Prolong Life -- Organ Donation and Transplantation -- Pain Relief -- Pharmacology -- Population -- Proxy Consent -- Psychotherapy -- Public Policy -- Rape -- Research on Human Subjects -- Right to Health Care -- Sacredness of Human Life -- Scientific Knowledge -- Sexuality -- Sterilization -- Suffering -- Surgery -- Surrogate Mothers -- Totality, Principle of -- Truthtelling -- Withholding Life Support.
Authors: Boyle, Philip. (Added Author).

Citation:

O'Rourke, Kevin D. "Medical ethics : sources of Catholic teachings." Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, 1993.

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