Ethics, Medical: The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.Ethics Committees: Committees established by professional societies, health facilities, or other institutions to consider decisions that have bioethical implications. The role of these committees may include consultation, education, mediation, and/or review of policies and practices. Committees that consider the ethical dimensions of patient care are ETHICS COMMITTEES, CLINICAL; committees established to protect the welfare of research subjects are ETHICS COMMITTEES, RESEARCH.Ethics: The philosophy or code pertaining to what is ideal in human character and conduct. Also, the field of study dealing with the principles of morality.Ethics, Research: The moral obligations governing the conduct of research. Used for discussions of research ethics as a general topic.Ethics Consultation: Services provided by an individual ethicist (ETHICISTS) or an ethics team or committee (ETHICS COMMITTEES, CLINICAL) to address the ethical issues involved in a specific clinical case. The central purpose is to improve the process and outcomes of patients' care by helping to identify, analyze, and resolve ethical problems.Ethics, Clinical: The identification, analysis, and resolution of moral problems that arise in the care of patients. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Ethics, Nursing: The principles of proper professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of nurses themselves, their patients, and their fellow practitioners, as well as their actions in the care of patients and in relations with their families.Ethics Committees, Research: Hospital or other institutional committees established to protect the welfare of research subjects. Federal regulations (the "Common Rule" (45 CFR 46)) mandate the use of these committees to monitor federally-funded biomedical and behavioral research involving human subjects.Ethics Committees, Clinical: Hospital or other institutional ethics committees established to consider the ethical dimensions of patient care. Distinguish from ETHICS COMMITTEES, RESEARCH, which are established to monitor the welfare of patients or healthy volunteers participating in research studies.Ethics, Professional: The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Ethics, Institutional: The moral and ethical obligations or responsibilities of institutions.Principle-Based Ethics: An approach to ethics that focuses on theories of the importance of general principles such as respect for autonomy, beneficence/nonmaleficence, and justice.Ethical Theory: A philosophically coherent set of propositions (for example, utilitarianism) which attempts to provide general norms for the guidance and evaluation of moral conduct. (from Beauchamp and Childress, Principles of Biomedical Ethics, 4th ed)Ethicists: Persons trained in philosophical or theological ethics who work in clinical, research, public policy, or other settings where they bring their expertise to bear on the analysis of ethical dilemmas in policies or cases. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Ethics, Dental: The principles of proper professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the dentist, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the dentist in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Bioethical Issues: Clusters of topics that fall within the domain of BIOETHICS, the field of study concerned with value questions that arise in biomedicine and health care delivery.Ethical Analysis: The use of systematic methods of ethical examination, such as CASUISTRY or ETHICAL THEORY, in reasoning about moral problems.Ethical Review: A formal process of examination of patient care or research proposals for conformity with ethical standards. The review is usually conducted by an organized clinical or research ethics committee (CLINICAL ETHICS COMMITTEES or RESEARCH ETHICS COMMITTEES), sometimes by a subset of such a committee, an ad hoc group, or an individual ethicist (ETHICISTS).Bioethics: A branch of applied ethics that studies the value implications of practices and developments in life sciences, medicine, and health care.Morals: Standards of conduct that distinguish right from wrong.Moral Obligations: Duties that are based in ETHICS, rather than in law.Beneficence: The state or quality of being kind, charitable, or beneficial. (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). The ethical principle of BENEFICENCE requires producing net benefit over harm. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Human Experimentation: The use of humans as investigational subjects.Personal Autonomy: Self-directing freedom and especially moral independence. An ethical principle holds that the autonomy of persons ought to be respected. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Virtues: Character traits that are considered to be morally praiseworthy. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Moral Development: The process by which individuals internalize standards of right and wrong conduct.Theology: The study of religion and religious belief, or a particular system or school of religious beliefs and teachings (from online Cambridge Dictionary of American English, 2000 and WordNet: An Electronic Lexical Database, 1997)Informed Consent: Voluntary authorization, by a patient or research subject, with full comprehension of the risks involved, for diagnostic or investigative procedures, and for medical and surgical treatment.Social Values: Abstract standards or empirical variables in social life which are believed to be important and/or desirable.Paternalism: Interference with the FREEDOM or PERSONAL AUTONOMY of another person, with justifications referring to the promotion of the person's good or the prevention of harm to the person. (from Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 1995); more generally, not allowing a person to make decisions on his or her own behalf.Personhood: The state or condition of being a human individual accorded moral and/or legal rights. Criteria to be used to determine this status are subject to debate, and range from the requirement of simply being a human organism to such requirements as that the individual be self-aware and capable of rational thought and moral agency.Philosophy, MedicalCommittee Membership: The composition of a committee; the state or status of being a member of a committee.Patient Rights: Fundamental claims of patients, as expressed in statutes, declarations, or generally accepted moral principles. (Bioethics Thesaurus) The term is used for discussions of patient rights as a group of many rights, as in a hospital's posting of a list of patient rights.Social Responsibility: The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.Philosophy: A love or pursuit of wisdom. A search for the underlying causes and principles of reality. (Webster, 3d ed)Social Justice: An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.Ethical Relativism: The philosophical view that conceptions of truth and moral values are not absolute but are relative to the persons or groups holding them. (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed)Jurisprudence: The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.Confidentiality: The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.Research Subjects: Persons who are enrolled in research studies or who are otherwise the subjects of research.Human Rights: The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.Value of Life: The intrinsic moral worth ascribed to a living being. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Ethics, Pharmacy: The principles of proper professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the pharmacist, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the pharmacist in health care and interpersonal relations with patient families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Resource Allocation: Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.Metaphysics: The branch of philosophy that treats of first principles, including ontology (the nature of existence or being) and cosmology (the origin and structure of the universe). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Conflict of Interest: A situation in which an individual might benefit personally from official or professional actions. It includes a conflict between a person's private interests and official responsibilities in a position of trust. The term is not restricted to government officials. The concept refers both to actual conflict of interest and the appearance or perception of conflict.Euthanasia, Passive: Failing to prevent death from natural causes, for reasons of mercy by the withdrawal or withholding of life-prolonging treatment.Professional Misconduct: Violation of laws, regulations, or professional standards.Euthanasia: The act or practice of killing or allowing death from natural causes, for reasons of mercy, i.e., in order to release a person from incurable disease, intolerable suffering, or undignified death. (from Beauchamp and Walters, Contemporary Issues in Bioethics, 5th ed)Patient Advocacy: Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.Biomedical Research: Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.Dissent and Disputes: Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.Freedom: The rights of individuals to act and make decisions without external constraints.Helsinki Declaration: An international agreement of the World Medical Association which offers guidelines for conducting experiments using human subjects. It was adopted in 1962 and revised by the 18th World Medical Assembly at Helsinki, Finland in 1964. Subsequent revisions were made in 1975, 1983, 1989, and 1996. (From Encyclopedia of Bioethics, rev ed, 1995)Withholding Treatment: Withholding or withdrawal of a particular treatment or treatments, often (but not necessarily) life-prolonging treatment, from a patient or from a research subject as part of a research protocol. The concept is differentiated from REFUSAL TO TREAT, where the emphasis is on the health professional's or health facility's refusal to treat a patient or group of patients when the patient or the patient's representative requests treatment. Withholding of life-prolonging treatment is usually indexed only with EUTHANASIA, PASSIVE, unless the distinction between withholding and withdrawing treatment, or the issue of withholding palliative rather than curative treatment, is discussed.Disclosure: Revealing of information, by oral or written communication.Nontherapeutic Human Experimentation: Human experimentation that is not intended to benefit the subjects on whom it is performed. Phase I drug studies (CLINICAL TRIALS, PHASE I AS TOPIC) and research involving healthy volunteers are examples of nontherapeutic human experimentation.Curriculum: A course of study offered by an educational institution.Jehovah's Witnesses: Members of a religious denomination founded in the United States during the late 19th century in which active evangelism is practiced, the imminent approach of the millennium is preached, and war and organized government authority in matters of conscience are strongly opposed (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). Jehovah's Witnesses generally refuse blood transfusions and other blood-based treatments based on religious belief.Empirical Research: The study, based on direct observation, use of statistical records, interviews, or experimental methods, of actual practices or the actual impact of practices or policies.Therapeutic Human Experimentation: Human experimentation that is intended to benefit the subjects on whom it is performed.Whistleblowing: The reporting of observed or suspected PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT or incompetence to appropriate authorities or to the public.Animal Experimentation: The use of animals as investigational subjects.Minors: A person who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are accorded.Researcher-Subject Relations: Interaction between research personnel and research subjects.Religion and Medicine: The interrelationship of medicine and religion.Confucianism: A school of thought and set of moral, ethical, and political teachings usually considered to be founded by Confucius in 6th-5th century B.C. China. (from Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 1995)Scientific Misconduct: Intentional falsification of scientific data by presentation of fraudulent or incomplete or uncorroborated findings as scientific fact.Government Regulation: Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.Judaism: The religion of the Jews characterized by belief in one God and in the mission of the Jews to teach the Fatherhood of God as revealed in the Hebrew Scriptures. (Webster, 3d ed)Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Internationality: The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Interdisciplinary Communication: Communication, in the sense of cross-fertilization of ideas, involving two or more academic disciplines (such as the disciplines that comprise the cross-disciplinary field of bioethics, including the health and biological sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences and law). Also includes problems in communication stemming from differences in patterns of language usage in different academic or medical disciplines.Euthanasia, Active: The act or practice of killing for reasons of mercy, i.e., in order to release a person or animal from incurable disease, intolerable suffering, or undignified death. (from Beauchamp and Walters, Contemporary Issues in Bioethics, 5th ed)Research Personnel: Those individuals engaged in research.Medical Futility: The absence of a useful purpose or useful result in a diagnostic procedure or therapeutic intervention. The situation of a patient whose condition will not be improved by treatment or instances in which treatment preserves permanent unconsciousness or cannot end dependence on intensive medical care. (From Ann Intern Med 1990 Jun 15;112(12):949)Humanism: An ethical system which emphasizes human values and the personal worth of each individual, as well as concern for the dignity and freedom of humankind.Teaching: The educational process of instructing.Societies: Organizations composed of members with common interests and whose professions may be similar.Third-Party Consent: Informed consent given by someone other than the patient or research subject.Education, Medical: Use for general articles concerning medical education.Civil Rights: Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)Beginning of Human Life: The point at which religious ensoulment or PERSONHOOD is considered to begin.Double Effect Principle: Guideline for determining when it is morally permissible to perform an action to pursue a good end with knowledge that the action will also bring about bad results. It generally states that, in cases where a contemplated action has such double effect, the action is permissible only if: it is not wrong in itself; the bad result is not intended; the good result is not a direct causal result of the bad result; and the good result is "proportionate to" the bad result. (from Solomon, "Double Effect," in Becker, The Encyclopedia of Ethics, 1992)Conscience: The cognitive and affective processes which constitute an internalized moral governor over an individual's moral conduct.Editorial Policies: The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.Empiricism: One of the principal schools of medical philosophy in ancient Greece and Rome. It developed in Alexandria between 270 and 220 B.C., the only one to have any success in reviving the essentials of the Hippocratic concept. The Empiricists declared that the search for ultimate causes of phenomena was vain, but they were active in endeavoring to discover immediate causes. The "tripod of the Empirics" was their own chance observations (experience), learning obtained from contemporaries and predecessors (experience of others), and, in the case of new diseases, the formation of conclusions from other diseases which they resembled (analogy). Empiricism enjoyed sporadic continuing popularity in later centuries up to the nineteenth. (From Castiglioni, A History of Medicine, 2d ed, p186; Dr. James H. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)Human Characteristics: The fundamental dispositions and traits of humans. (Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Health Physics: The science concerned with problems of radiation protection relevant to reducing or preventing radiation exposure, and the effects of ionizing radiation on humans and their environment.Torture: The intentional infliction of physical or mental suffering upon an individual or individuals, including the torture of animals.Behavior Control: Manipulation of the behavior of persons or animals by biomedical, physical, psychological, or social means, including for nontherapeutic reasons.Clinical Trials Data Monitoring Committees: Committees established to review interim data and efficacy outcomes in clinical trials. The findings of these committees are used in deciding whether a trial should be continued as designed, changed, or terminated. Government regulations regarding federally-funded research involving human subjects (the "Common Rule") require (45 CFR 46.111) that research ethics committees reviewing large-scale clinical trials monitor the data collected using a mechanism such as a data monitoring committee. FDA regulations (21 CFR 50.24) require that such committees be established to monitor studies conducted in emergency settings.Life Support Care: Care provided patients requiring extraordinary therapeutic measures in order to sustain and prolong life.Guidelines as Topic: A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.Parental Consent: Informed consent given by a parent on behalf of a minor or otherwise incompetent child.Religious Philosophies: Sets of beliefs on the nature of the universe or Man.Life: The state that distinguishes organisms from inorganic matter, manifested by growth, metabolism, reproduction, and adaptation. It includes the course of existence, the sum of experiences, the mode of existing, or the fact of being. Over the centuries inquiries into the nature of life have crossed the boundaries from philosophy to biology, forensic medicine, anthropology, etc., in creative as well as scientific literature. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed; Dr. James H. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)Legal Guardians: A legal concept for individuals who are designated to act on behalf of persons who are considered incapable of acting in their own behalf, e.g., minors and persons found to be not mentally competent.Democracy: A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.Education, Medical, Undergraduate: The period of medical education in a medical school. In the United States it follows the baccalaureate degree and precedes the granting of the M.D.Truth Disclosure: Truthful revelation of information, specifically when the information disclosed is likely to be psychologically painful ("bad news") to the recipient (e.g., revelation to a patient or a patient's family of the patient's DIAGNOSIS or PROGNOSIS) or embarrassing to the teller (e.g., revelation of medical errors).Cultural Diversity: Coexistence of numerous distinct ethnic, racial, religious, or cultural groups within one social unit, organization, or population. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed., 1982, p955)Embryo Research: Experimentation on, or using the organs or tissues from, a human or other mammalian conceptus during the prenatal stage of development that is characterized by rapid morphological changes and the differentiation of basic structures. In humans, this includes the period from the time of fertilization to the end of the eighth week after fertilization.Mental Competency: The ability to understand the nature and effect of the act in which the individual is engaged. (From Black's Law Dictionary, 6th ed).Science: The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.Quackery: The fraudulent misrepresentation of the diagnosis and treatment of disease.Plagiarism: Passing off as one's own the work of another without credit.Professional Competence: The capability to perform the duties of one's profession generally, or to perform a particular professional task, with skill of an acceptable quality.Casuistry: A method of ETHICAL ANALYSIS that emphasizes practical problem solving through examining individual cases that are considered to be representative; sometimes used to denote specious argument or rationalization. Differentiate from casuistics, which is the recording and study of cases and disease.Dehumanization: The process by which a person or group of persons comes to be regarded or treated as lacking in human qualities.Coercion: The use of force or intimidation to obtain compliance.Lawyers: Persons whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in legal matters. (American Heritage Dictionary, 3d ed)Gift Giving: The bestowing of tangible or intangible benefits, voluntarily and usually without expectation of anything in return. However, gift giving may be motivated by feelings of ALTRUISM or gratitude, by a sense of obligation, or by the hope of receiving something in return.Great BritainFeminism: The theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes and organized activity on behalf of women's rights and interests. (Webster New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)Logic: The science that investigates the principles governing correct or reliable inference and deals with the canons and criteria of validity in thought and demonstration. This system of reasoning is applicable to any branch of knowledge or study. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed & Sippl, Computer Dictionary, 4th ed)Tissue and Organ Procurement: The administrative procedures involved with acquiring TISSUES or organs for TRANSPLANTATION through various programs, systems, or organizations. These procedures include obtaining consent from TISSUE DONORS and arranging for transportation of donated tissues and organs, after TISSUE HARVESTING, to HOSPITALS for processing and transplantation.Altruism: Consideration and concern for others, as opposed to self-love or egoism, which can be a motivating influence.Research: Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)Postmodernism: A late 20th-century philosophical approach or style of cultural analysis that seeks to reveal the cultural or social construction of concepts conventionally assumed to be natural or universal. (from E.R. DuBose, The Illusion of Trust: Toward a Medical Theological Ethics in the Postmodern Age, Kluwer, 1995)War Crimes: Criminal acts committed during, or in connection with, war, e.g., maltreatment of prisoners, willful killing of civilians, etc.International Cooperation: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.Child Advocacy: Promotion and protection of the rights of children; frequently through a legal process.Western World: A historical and cultural entity dispersed across the wide geographical area of Europe, as opposed to the East, Asia, and Africa. The term was used by scholars through the late medieval period. Thereafter, with the impact of colonialism and the transmission of cultures, Western World was sometimes expanded to include the Americas. (Dr. James H. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)Behavioral Research: Research that involves the application of the behavioral and social sciences to the study of the actions or reactions of persons or animals in response to external or internal stimuli. (from American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed)Politics: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.Animal Welfare: The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through better nutrition, housing, and care.Voluntary Programs: Programs in which participation is not required.Mandatory Programs: Programs in which participation is required.Advisory Committees: Groups set up to advise governmental bodies, societies, or other institutions on policy. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Genetic Research: Research into the cause, transmission, amelioration, elimination, or enhancement of inherited disorders and traits.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Literature: Writings having excellence of form or expression and expressing ideas of permanent or universal interest. The body of written works produced in a particular language, country, or age. (Webster, 3d ed)Research Design: A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.Anonymous Testing: Testing in which the source of the specimen or the person being tested is not individually identified.Professional Role: The expected function of a member of a particular profession.Physician's Role: The expected function of a member of the medical profession.National Socialism: The doctrines and policies of the Nazis or the National Social German Workers party, which ruled Germany under Adolf Hitler from 1933-1945. These doctrines and policies included racist nationalism, expansionism, and state control of the economy. (from Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. and American Heritage College Dictionary, 3d ed.)History of MedicineTrust: Confidence in or reliance on a person or thing.Clinical Trials as Topic: Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.Directed Tissue Donation: Tissue, organ, or gamete donation intended for a designated recipient.Commodification: The social process by which something or someone comes to be regarded and treated as an article of trade or commerce.Persons: Persons as individuals (e.g., ABORTION APPLICANTS) or as members of a group (e.g., HISPANIC AMERICANS). It is not used for members of the various professions (e.g., PHYSICIANS) or occupations (e.g., LIBRARIANS) for which OCCUPATIONAL GROUPS is available.Health Care Rationing: Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.Pregnant Women: Human females who are pregnant, as cultural, psychological, or sociological entities.Narration: The act, process, or an instance of narrating, i.e., telling a story. In the context of MEDICINE or ETHICS, narration includes relating the particular and the personal in the life story of an individual.Peer Review, Research: The evaluation by experts of the quality and pertinence of research or research proposals of other experts in the same field. Peer review is used by editors in deciding which submissions warrant publication, by granting agencies to determine which proposals should be funded, and by academic institutions in tenure decisions.Deception: The act of deceiving or the fact of being deceived.Organizational Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by an organization, institution, university, society, etc., from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions and positions on matters of public interest or social concern. It does not include internal policy relating to organization and administration within the corporate body, for which ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION is available.Eugenics: The attempt to improve the PHENOTYPES of future generations of the human population by fostering the reproduction of those with favorable phenotypes and GENOTYPES and hampering or preventing BREEDING by those with "undesirable" phenotypes and genotypes. The concept is largely discredited. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Complicity: Association with or participation in an act that is, or is perceived to be, criminal or immoral. One is complicitous when one promotes or unduly benefits from practices or institutions that are morally or legally suspect.Holocaust: A massive slaughter, especially the systematic mass extermination of European Jews in Nazi concentration camps prior to and during World War II.Privacy: The state of being free from intrusion or disturbance in one's private life or affairs. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, 1993)Conflict (Psychology): The internal individual struggle resulting from incompatible or opposing needs, drives, or external and internal demands. In group interactions, competitive or opposing action of incompatibles: antagonistic state or action (as of divergent ideas, interests, or persons). (from Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Publishing: "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.Liability, Legal: Accountability and responsibility to another, enforceable by civil or criminal sanctions.Secularism: Indifference to, or rejection of, RELIGION or religious considerations. (From Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Germany, WestRight to Die: The right of the patient or the patient's representative to make decisions with regard to the patient's dying.Culture: A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.Decision Making, Organizational: The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.Sociology: A social science dealing with group relationships, patterns of collective behavior, and social organization.Animal Rights: The moral and ethical bases of the protection of animals from cruelty and abuse. The rights are extended to domestic animals, laboratory animals, and wild animals.Duty to Warn: A health professional's obligation to breach patient CONFIDENTIALITY to warn third parties of the danger of their being assaulted or of contracting a serious infection.Schools, Medical: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.United StatesResearch Support as Topic: Financial support of research activities.Refusal to Treat: Refusal of the health professional to initiate or continue treatment of a patient or group of patients. The refusal can be based on any reason. The concept is differentiated from PATIENT REFUSAL OF TREATMENT see TREATMENT REFUSAL which originates with the patient and not the health professional.Philosophy, NursingVulnerable Populations: Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.Societies, Medical: Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Medicine in Literature: Written or other literary works whose subject matter is medical or about the profession of medicine and related areas.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Contracts: Agreements between two or more parties, especially those that are written and enforceable by law (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). It is sometimes used to characterize the nature of the professional-patient relationship.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Students, Medical: Individuals enrolled in a school of medicine or a formal educational program in medicine.Group Structure: The informal or formal organization of a group of people based on a network of personal relationships which is influenced by the size and composition, etc., of the group.Technology: The application of scientific knowledge to practical purposes in any field. It includes methods, techniques, and instrumentation.Attitude to Death: Conceptual response of the person to the various aspects of death, which are based on individual psychosocial and cultural experience.Nunavut: A self-governing territory formed from the central and eastern portions of the Northwest Territories. It was officially established April 1, 1999. The capital is Iqaluit.Peer Review: An organized procedure carried out by a select committee of professionals in evaluating the performance of other professionals in meeting the standards of their specialty. Review by peers is used by editors in the evaluation of articles and other papers submitted for publication. Peer review is used also in the evaluation of grant applications. It is applied also in evaluating the quality of health care provided to patients.Terminal Care: Medical and nursing care of patients in the terminal stage of an illness.Prussia: Former state in north central Germany. Formally abolished March 1, 1947. Kingdom established 1701.Law Enforcement: Organized efforts to insure obedience to the laws of a community.Education, Nursing: Use for general articles concerning nursing education.Journalism, Medical: The collection, writing, and editing of current interest material on topics related to biomedicine for presentation through the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio, or television, usually for a public audience such as health care consumers.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Therapeutic Equipoise: Expectation of real uncertainty on the part of the investigator regarding the comparative therapeutic merits of each arm in a trial.Treatment Refusal: Patient or client refusal of or resistance to medical, psychological, or psychiatric treatment. (APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)Sociology, Medical: The study of the social determinants and social effects of health and disease, and of the social structure of medical institutions or professions.Fraud: Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.Political Systems: The units based on political theory and chosen by countries under which their governmental power is organized and administered to their citizens.Human Body: The human being as a non-anatomical and non-zoological entity. The emphasis is on the philosophical or artistic treatment of the human being, and includes lay and social attitudes toward the body in history. (From J. Cassedy, NLM History of Medicine Division)Catholicism: The Christian faith, practice, or system of the Catholic Church, specifically the Roman Catholic, the Christian church that is characterized by a hierarchic structure of bishops and priests in which doctrinal and disciplinary authority are dependent upon apostolic succession, with the pope as head of the episcopal college. (From Webster, 3d ed; American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)Uncertainty: The condition in which reasonable knowledge regarding risks, benefits, or the future is not available.Patient Selection: Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.

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*  Medical / Healthcare Ethics: January 2010
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*  Law and ethics for medical careers 5th edition answers
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*  Ethics Medical News, Public Health Policy Medical News | MedPage Today
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*  Medical / Healthcare Ethics: Introduction - Beginning to Making Sense of...
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*  Medical ethics - New World Encyclopedia
... Medical ethics. Medical ethics, also known as health care ethics, or as biomedical ethics, is a field of applied ethics see the article metaethicsethics applied to the fields of medicine and health care. 1 Why medical ethics matters 2 Some reasons medical ethics problems arise 3 Principles of medical ethics 4 Areas of concern for biomedical ethics 4.1 Some ethical issues in the physician-patient relationship 4.2 The problem of confidentiality 4.3 Special ethical problems for nurses 4.4 Some ethical issues in human and animal research 4.5 Some ethical issues in death and dying. 4.6 Ethical issues in suicide, physician-assisted suicide, and active euthanasia 4.7 Ethical issues in abortion and embryonic stem cell research 4.8 Ethical issues in genetics and human reproduction 4.9 Ethical issues in health care policy. Centrally, medicine and health care deal with human health, ...
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*  BMC Medical Ethics | Most Viewed | All time
BMC Medical Ethics. biomedcentral.com/bmcmedethics/article Bottom,Top,Right1 BioMed Central. 1.50 Search BMC Medical Ethics BioMed Central for. Articles. My BMC Medical Ethics. Articles All articles. Article collections. Display/download options Articles per page: 25. Display options Editor's summary. 1 83156 Accesses Debate. Jonathan M Breslin, Susan K MacRae, Jennifer Bell, Peter A Singer, the University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics Clinical Ethics Group BMC Medical Ethics 2005, 6 :5 26 June 2005. Abstract. Full text. PDF. PubMed. 2 60575 Accesses Debate. Human cloning laws, human dignity and the poverty of the policy making dialogue. Timothy Caulfield BMC Medical Ethics 2003, 4 :3 29 July 2003. Abstract. Full text. PDF. PubMed. Editor s summary The arbitrariness on the concept of human dignity could be undermining the public debate and the critical assessment of current human cloning laws. 3 42222 Accesses ...
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*  Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction: Paperback: Tony Hope
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*  Medical Ethics: Accounts of Ground-Breaking Cases 6th Edition | 9780073407494 | eCampus.com
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*  Medical ethics
... Respect for human rights. Conflicts between autonomy and beneficence/non-maleficence. List of medical ethics cases. Well-known medical ethics cases include:. Much harm has been done to patients as a result, as in the saying, "The treatment was a success, but the patient died." It is not only more important to do no harm than to do good; it is also important to 'know' how likely it is that your treatment will harm a patient. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948 was the first major document to define human rights. Medical doctors have an ethical duty to protect the human rights and human dignity of the patient so the advent of a document that defines human rights has had its effect on medical ethics. Most codes of medical ethics now require respect for the human rights of the patient. The principles of autonomy and beneficence/non-maleficence may also be expanded to include effects on the relatives of patients or even the ...
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*  Health Law and Medical Ethics 1st edition | Rent 9780135027998 | Chegg.com
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*  Kitchener's Critical-evaluation MODEL: describes ethical decision making that illustrates the role
... of virtues in making decis. Kitchener's Critical-evaluation MODEL: describes ethical decision making that illustrates the role of virtues in making decisions. Her model is based on 4 basic moral principles: autonomy, beneficence, nonmaleficence, and justice or fairness. Autonomy; the promotion of self-determinism, or the freedom of the client to choose their own direction. noteworthy is this is a values question as well. It predisposes independence is good. Discuss how this might be seen as not good. such as with dependent youths. Beneficence: refers to promoting good for others. Ideally, counseling contributes to the growth and development of the client. What is in the best interest for the client. Who determines the best interest. What values/morales are involved. Nonmalficence: men avoiding doing harm, which includes refraining from actions that risk hurting clients. Discuss covert maleficence such as with the individual who chooses to not become culturally aware in an area were there is cultural ...
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*  Mark Siegler
1 he is the Founding Director of the University of Chicago's MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics. The mission of the Bucksbaum Institute is to improve patient care, to strengthen the doctor-patient relationship, and to enhance communication and decision-making between patients and physicians through research and education programs for medical students, junior faculty and master clinicians. "Clinical Ethics: A Practical Approach to Ethical Decisions in Clinical Medicine" ' JAMA '. Clinical medical ethics Selected awards and honors Selected publications References External links. Clinical medical ethics. In the 1970s, Mark Siegler helped launch the field of clinical medical ethics in the Biological Sciences Division of the University of Chicago. Clinical medical ethics is a practical, applied field that aims to improve patient care and outcomes. Clinical ethics helps patients, families and professionals reach good ...
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*  The use of deadly narcotics in hospitals. - Medical Ethics - MedHelp
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*  HPSC X100 2977 Morality and Medicine: Problems of Medical Ethics
hpsc x morality and medicine problems of medical ethics history and philosophy of science morality and medicine problems of medical ethics x backe in this course we will consider some of the central ethical questions raised in contemporary medicine specific questions to be addressed include should doctors ever be permitted to withhold information from their patients should medical experiments sacrifice scientific validity in order to avoid exposing human subjects to risk is it ever permissible for a doctor to take the life of a terminally ill patient who has asked to die should abortions be allowed in order to avoid bringing children with genetic diseases into the world which patients should receive transplant surgery when there is only a limited bumer of organs available our treatment of each of these questions will correspond to the respective topics of informed consent and truth telling human subject research euthanasia genetic and reporductive ...
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*  Medical Xpress - Journal of Medical Ethics
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*  Should we force the obese to diet? -- Giordano 34 (5): 319 -- Journal of Medical Ethics
Should we force the obese to diet. -- Giordano 34 5 : 319 -- Journal of Medical Ethics. . Search this site. Advanced search. An international peer-reviewed journal for health professionals and researchers in medical ethics. Online First. Current issue. Archive. About the journal. Submit a paper. Subscribe. Jobs. Help. Online First. Current issue. Archive. Supplements. eLetters. Topic collections. Blog. RSS. Home. Volume 34, Issue 5. Article. J Med Ethics. 2008; 34 : 319. doi:10.1136/jme.2007.023598. Editorial. Should we force the obese to diet. Simona Giordano. Dr S Giordano, CSEP/IMLAB, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL; simona.giordano{at}man.ac.uk. Received 31 October 2007. Accepted 31 October 2007. There are around 94 000 000 obese people in the US alone, where 30% of the population is classified as obese. 1 In industrialised countries, cardio-vascular diseases, associated with obesity and lack of physical activity, are the leading causes of ...
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*  Ethics in Dentistry
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*  Biotic ethics
... On this basis, biotic ethics defines a human purpose to secure and propagate life. However, biotic ethics value more generally organic gene/protein life itself, the structures and processes shared by all the biota. Panbiotic ethics extends these principles to space, seeking to secure and expand life in the galaxy. Biotic ethics, and their extension to space as panbiotic ethics,. May we modify the DNA and proteins that are central to biology. Life can then survive only if the will to survive is itself always propagated. Biotic ethics is consequentialist, with principles that are consistent with environmental ethics, including Deep Ecology,. Biotic ethics is similar but more general, as it values not specific species but the core processes of all gene/protein life, present and future. Future biota, and life in space. Applications of biotic ethics. Do we aim to preserve the human species, or help its evolution. Biotic ethics may approve ...
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*  Re: RE: Ethics? [Online Permaculture Course: File: Ethics Note ethical p
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*  Langley Ethics Commission aims to settle conflicts of interest - South Whidbey Record
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*  Re: [Histonet] a question on ethics
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*  [Histonet] a question on ethics
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*  The Ethical Integrity of the Health Care Profession - Health Care Ethics II
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Adafruit customer service forums View topic - Ethics of kit making. Ethics of kit making Moderators: adafruit support bill, adafruit. Ethics of kit making by solexious on Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:22 am Hello all, So I'm fairly cautious when it comes to making and selling kits, mostly in that I'm worried about people thinking I have copied or stolen their idea and monopolised on it. It seems its hard to have an idea for kits and products that haven't been thought of or made before as either just a project or a kit, but if at the time of conception or design you don't know about previous peoples work, would you worry about being called out to have plagiarized their work/idea. Re: Ethics of kit making by adafruit support mike on Tue Oct 09, 2012 4:00 pm When you're dealing with Open Hardware, that question has a clear and specific answer: you're free to use the design however you want, which includes making and selling flat-out copies of the original. if at the time of conception or ...
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*  .. Le Tour Ethics
← T20 World Cup – Alternative Commentary. Le Tour Ethics. Posted on. July 5, 2012 by. Moses. I’m now into my third year of following Le Tour and have a few opinions on riders’ ethics. If you’re going for the points, then in my mind either you or your team must take a share of the load to get you into a position from where you can contest the points. If you sit on the back wheel of a champion till the very last second then when you see the line you pounce and take the points, you are a fuckwit. If you then complain about the quality of the lead out that you’ve just leeched off, or you try to coerce a champion into hunting down a breakaway after he’s carried your brother up a hill for 100ks+ then you are an oxygen thief. This entry was posted in Misc. Bookmark the permalink. ← T20 World Cup – Alternative Commentary.
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*  Federal Ethics Committee on Non-Human Biotechnology
... Chair: Georg Pfleiderer, Professor of Systematic Theology/Ethics, University of Basel Member: Markus Arnold, Lecturer of Ethics and Director of Studies at the Institute of Religious Education, University of Lucerne Member: Bernard Baertschi, Senior Lecturer at the Department of Philosophy and at the Institute of Biomedical Ethics CMU at the University of Geneva Member: Monika Betzler, Chair in Practical Philosophy at the Philosophy Department, University of Berne Member: Kurt Bürki, Director of the Institute of Laboratory Animal Science, University of Zurich Member: Eva Gelinksy, Research assistant at ProSpecieRara, staff member of the Initia-tive for GE-free Seeds and Breeding IG Saatgut Member: Martine Jotterand, former director of the cancer cytogenetics unit and Professor of Genetics, Medical Genetics Service, University Hospital of Lausanne CHUV and University of Lausanne, since 2010 visiting Professor of Genetics at the Faculty of Biology and Medicine at the ...
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*  Ethics panel defers probe on Jesse Jackson Jr. | SanDiegoUnionTribune.com
Ethics panel defers probe on Jesse Jackson Jr. . . . News +. Chargers. Business +. Small Business. News. Business. WASHINGTON The House ethics committee said Wednesday it will put off for now an expanded investigation into whether Rep. or his representatives tried to buy President Barack Obama's former Senate seat. The committee revealed that the deferred investigation now includes allegations that Jackson, a Democrat, improperly used his staff in Washington and Chicago to mount a public campaign to secure the Senate seat. Jackson's alleged use of staff was in a report by the new Office of Congressional Ethics, which reviews potential ethical violations by House members and staff and refers cases to the ethics committee of five Democrats and five Republicans. The referral, made public by the ethics committee, stated, "In the course of conducting this review, the OCE learned that staff resources of the representative's Washington, D.C. The committee ...
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Ethics and health. Health topics. Ethics and health. Ethics and health Topics HIV/AIDS Human organ and tissue transplantation Outbreaks and emergencies Research ethics Surveillance Tuberculosis care and control. Ethics of using convalescent whole blood and convalescent plasma during the Ebola epidemic. 28 April 2015 -- This document analyses the ethical issues that emerge when using convalescent whole blood and convalescent plasma as potential therapies for Ebola Virus Disease and elicits a series of recommendations to be followed when implementing these programmes. It is intended for multiple audiences, including researchers, ethics review committees, and blood transfusion services and aims to ensure that donors and recipients of convalescent whole blood and plasma are treated according to high ethical standards. Ethics support during the Ebola outbreak 2014. Developing guidelines for public health surveillance. Public health surveillance raises multiple ...
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Insufficient Research and Community Consultation. The rapid growth of the coal seam gas CSG industry — despite broad public opposition and proven risks — is bringing the gap between policy and public will into stark relief. The mounting evidence about risks from CSG mining; A lack of peer reviewed research into the impacts of CSG mining in an Australian context; and Insufficient community consultation. As campaigns around the country raise awareness about CSG and approvals, the gap between policy and public will is increasingly clear. Further, in May 2011, the NSW minister Duncan Gay told parliament: “The government provides a number of attractive incentives to encourage exploration, development and utilisation of the coal seam gas industry in New South Wales.”. Development can also require state environmental approval. However since 2005 this could be approved under Part 3A of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, under which the Minister for Planning could deem development to be of ‘state ...
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*  CDC Ethics Site Survey
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*  Global Campaign for Microbicides : Trial Ethics
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*  Ethics | realtor.org
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*  Research ethics consultation
... Analogous to clinical ethics consultation, 'Research Ethics Consultation' REC describes a formal way for researchers to solicit and receive expert ethical guidance related to biomedical research. The first REC service was established at the National Institutes of Health NIH Clinical Center in 1997. 1 Today, most REC services are found at academic institutions, and the majority of current services were originally launched in response to the 2006 NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award program, as applicants to that program were required to have procedures in place to address ethical concerns raised by their research. 2 While still a young discipline with no explicit standards, individuals serving as research ethics consultants are expected to be familiar with research ethics and ethical analysis; knowledgeable about the applicable regulations, laws, and policies; and ideally also have some biomedical research experience and scientific expertise. 3 REC is ...
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... July 2012 PDF Format. August 2011 PDF Format. 3 Air Travel During Pregnancy Number 443 Reaffirmed 2014, Replaces No. October 2009 PDF Format. October 2006 PDF Format. 5 Analgesia and Cesarean Delivery Rates Number 339 Reaffirmed 2013, Replaces No. June 2006 PDF Format. August 2011 PDF Format. November 2002 PDF Format. January 2013 PDF Format. ABSTRACT Maternal and infant benefits from breastfeeding are well documented and are especially important to underserved women Underserved women are disproportionately likely to experience adverse health outcomes that may improve with breastfeeding They face unique barriers and have low rates of i... Cell-free DNA Screening for Fetal Aneuploidy Number 640 This Committee Opinion Replaces Committee Opinion Number 545 ABSTRACT Noninvasive prenatal screening that uses cellfree DNA from the plasma of pregnant women offers tremendous potential as a screening method for fetal aneuploidy A number of laboratories have validated different techniques for the use of cellfree ...
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*  Educating for Moral Action : Sourcebook in Health and Rehabilitation Ethics 05 edition, Ruth B. Purt
Educating for Moral Action : Sourcebook in Health and Rehabilitation Ethics 05 edition, Ruth B. Educating for Moral Action : Sourcebook in Health and Rehabilitation Ethics. Educating for Moral Action : Sourcebook in Health and Rehabilitation Ethics - 05 edition ISBN13: 978-0803612617 by Ruth B. A diverse array of chapters will challenge the reader to examine critical ethical issues in our current health care system more deeply as well as redefine the way ethics is taught in current health professions education. Moyers, EdD, OTR, FAOTA 4. Creating Community: An Essay on the Social Responsibility of Health Professionals Charles Christiansen, EdD, OTR, FAOTA 7. Transforming Ethics Education: Strategies for Student Learning. Davis, EdD, PT, FAPTA 21. Teaching and Learning about Ethical and Human Dimensions of Care in Clinical Education: Exploring Student and Clinical Instructor Experiences in Physical Therapy Elizabeth Mostrom, PhD, PT 25. Reflections on the Ethics of ...
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*  TMF: Re: amidst all the discussion / Everyday Ethics
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*  .. Archive for the ‘lack of IRB approval’ Category .. Ethics training paper retracted because d
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Institutional Review Board IRB at Danbury Hospital. Home. Research Academics. Institutional Review Board IRB. Institutional Review Board IRB. The Biomedical Research Alliance of New York BRANY provides Institutional Review Board IRB services for Danbury and New Milford Hospitals. Because BRANY is a central IRB, WCHN investigators benefit from timely review of submissions as well as BRANY’s expertise in clinical research and human subject protection. For additional information about submissions for new studies please contact the Danbury Hospital Department of Medical Education and Research. If you are a WCHN investigator with an existing IRB-approved study, please access the BRANY IRBManager for all study-related submissions. Find a Doctor. For a doctor referral online or call 1-800-516-3658. Working With Us. Employment and Nursing opportunities at Danbury Hospital. Directions Parking. Easy directions to Danbury Hospital and free parking options. Map of Danbury. Find any department or area on ...
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*  Breast Cancer Trials | NorthShore
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*  Institutional Review Board (IRB) | Phoenix Children's Hospital
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*  The Neurocritic: Institutional Review Boards and Open Access Publishing
... The Neurocritic Deconstructing the most sensationalistic recent findings in Human Brain Imaging, Cognitive Neuroscience, and Psychopharmacology. Wednesday, February 28, 2007. Institutional Review Boards and Open Access Publishing. The New York Times has an article about whether the rules for Human Subjects protection, enforced by Institutional Review Boards, have in fact gone overboard in terms of onerous regulations that protect no one : As Ethics Panels Expand Grip, No Field Is Off Limits By PATRICIA COHEN Ever since the gross mistreatment of poor black men in the Tuskegee Syphilis Study came to light three decades ago, the federal government has required ethics panels to protect people from being used as human lab rats in biomedical studies. Yet now, faculty and graduate students across the country increasingly complain that these panels have spun out of control, curtailing academic freedom and interfering with research in history, English and other subjects that poses virtually ...
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*  The Tree of Life: #UCDavis neurosurgeons conducted experimental surgery w/o IRB approval
... Sunday, July 22, 2012. Not really sure what to say about this other than that this story should be read by many/all who are interested in medical research and/or UC Davis: 2 UC Davis neurosurgeons accused of experimental surgery are banned from human research - Investigations - The Sacramento Bee. Davis ... UPDATE 3 - some papers on bacterial infections and glioblastoma and other cancers. Human Research Protection IRB Office of Research IRB Administration - Office of Research - University of California ... UPDATE 6: 7/23 3: 45 PM Some news stories/blog posts. Huff Post 2 neurosurgeons banned from human research after allegedly experimenting on people without permission BMCDB Blog from UC Davis Grad students Nature News Blog: Neurosurgeons barred from human research after experimental infections 2 UC Davis Surgeons Banned from Research on Humans. UC Health Experimental brain cancer treatment may have been illegal - Typepad 2 UC Davis Surgeons Banned From Conducting Human Research. UPDATE 12 - ...
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*  Wayne Dolcefino, The Burzynski Clinic and the Institutional Review Board - SKEPT!CAL blog
... Wayne Dolcefino, The Burzynski Clinic and the Institutional Review Board by David April 22, 2013. The email below is a response and summary to a phone conversation I had with Wayne Dolcefino just before Easter, on the 26th March 2013. We discussed the details of a recent inspection of by the FDA of the IRB Institutional Review Board who are responsible for assessing patient suitability for protocol acceptance at the Burzynski Clinic. As I told you on the phone the observation notes referred to are not related to any FDA inspection of the Burzynski clinic. Burzynski and his clinic, and the research institute. Burzynski and his clinic. The IRB has a director, and he does not work for Dr.Burzynski. Sometimes reasonable people may disagree on a a technical issue that will be resolved.That is why responsible people probably would wait until the IRB or the hundreds of other recipients respond and see if the FDA is satisfied. As I am sure you know the FDA sends out hundreds of observation notes, a way to check ...
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*  Ultimate Herpes Protocol Review - Is Melanie Addington's Cure for Herpes Claim True? | Feb 24, 2014
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Mark Siegler: Mark Siegler (born June 20, 1941) is an American physician who specializes in internal medicine. He is the Lindy Bergman Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Chicago.Research ethics consultation: Analogous to clinical ethics consultation, Research Ethics Consultation (REC) describes a formal way for researchers to solicit and receive expert ethical guidance related to biomedical research. The first REC service was established at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center in 1997.Ageing Research Reviews: Ageing Research Reviews is a scientific journal covering ageing published by Elsevier. The editor in chief is Mark Mattson.Henry Lygon, 5th Earl Beauchamp: Henry Lygon, 5th Earl Beauchamp (13 February 1829 – 4 March 1866), styled Viscount Elmley between 1853 and 1863, was a British politician.The Schizophrenia of Modern Ethical Theories: The Schizophrenia of Modern Ethical Theories (1976) is a popular paper in ethics by Michael Stocker. The central claim of the paper is that some modern ethical theories fail to account for motive in their theories, producing a sort of schizophrenia because the agent is unable to use his reasons or motives as a basis for his actions.Dignitas Personae: Dignitas Personae is the title of a 2008 instruction by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith giving doctrinal directives on certain embryonic ethical controversies that had emerged since 1987, after Donum Vitae was released.Regulation of science: The regulation of science refers to use of law, or other ruling, by academic or governmental bodies to allow or restrict science from performing certain practices, or researching certain scientific areas. 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(1/1959) Life devoid of value.

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(2/1959) John Collins Warren and his act of conscience: a brief narrative of the trial and triumph of a great surgeon.

On examination of the correspondence among the principals involved, as well as the original patent application being prepared by Morton, it has become possible to reconstruct some of the remarkable details attending the first use of ether anesthesia at the Massachusetts General Hos pital in the autumn of 1846. At the time that Warren invited Morton to demonstrate the use of his "ethereal vapor" for anesthesia in a minor operation on Oct. 16, 1846, the exact chemical composition of the agent used was being held secret by Morton; Warren was clearly disturbed by this unethical use of a secret "nostrum." When the time arrived 3 weeks later for its possible use for a serious "capital" operation, Warren employed a simple stratagem of public confrontation to discover from Morton the true nature of the substance to be used. On being informed that it was pure unadulterated sulfuric ether, not some mysterious new discovery labeled "Letheon," Warren gave approval for its first use in a "capital" operation (low thigh amputation) on Nov. 7, 1846. Despite this revelation to the immediate participants, a veil of secrecy continued to surround the substance for many months, an anomalous situation evidently traceable to Morton's desire for personal reward from the discovery. It was this matter of secrecy, rather than priority for its discovery, that surrounded the early use of ether anesthesia with controversy and recrimination both in this country and abroad.  (+info)

(3/1959) Medical practice: defendants and prisoners.

It is argued in this paper that a doctor cannot serve two masters. The work of the prison medical officer is examined and it is shown that his dual allegiance to the state and to those individuals who are under his care results in activities which largely favour the former. The World Health Organisation prescribes a system of health ethics which indicates, in qualitative terms, the responsibility of each state for health provisions. In contrast, the World Medical Association acts as both promulgator and guardian of a code of medical ethics which determines the responsibilities of the doctor to his patient. In the historical sense medical practitioners have always emphasized the sanctity of the relationship with their patients and the doctor's role as an expert witness is shown to have centered around this bond. The development of medical services in prisons has focused more on the partnership between doctor and institution. Imprisonment in itself could be seen as prejudicial to health as are disciplinary methods which are more obviously detrimental. The involvement of medical practitioners in such procedures is discussed in the light of their role as the prisoner's personal physician.  (+info)

(4/1959) The place of medicine in the American prison: ethical issues in the treatment of offenders.

In Britain doctors and others concerned with the treatment of offenders in prison may consult the Butler Report (see Focus, pp 157) and specialist journals, but these sources are concerned with the system in Britain only. In America the situation is different, both in organization and in certain attitudes. Dr Peter L Sissons has therefore provided a companion article to that of Dr Paul Bowden (page 163) describing the various medical issues in prisons. The main difference between the treatment of offenders in prisons in America and in Britain lies in the nature of the federal system which means that each state may operate a different system in a variety of prisons and prison medical services are as various. Nationally, the prison systems are 'structured to treat and cure the offender'. Therefore it follows that the prison medical officer is only one of the professionals concerned with this 'cure' of the offender. This principle also applies to any form of research: medical research in prisons is part of a programme which covers a wide field of social and judicial research. The prison medical officer (where there is one) has of course to look after sick prisoners, and the American idea of 'cure' is also expressed in the need for more corrective surgery where, for example, it is necessary to remove physical impediments to social rehabilitation. But a doctor is only found on the staff of those institutions which are large: in the smaller prisons there may be only first-aid facilities, and no specially appointed doctor in the community. Moreover medicines are often dispensed by medical auxiliaries who are sometimes prisoners themselves. Finally, in America prisoners are regularly invited to volunteer as subjects for medical and social research for which they are paid. In short, although it is hoped to 'cure' a prisoner he is a criminal first and a patient second.  (+info)

(5/1959) Dilemmas of medical ethics in the Canadian Penitentiary Service.

There is a unique hospital in Canada-and perhaps in the world-because it is built outside prison walls and it exists specifically for the psychiatric treatment of prisoners. It is on the one hand a hospital and on the other a prison. Moreover it has to provide the same quality and standard of care which is expected of a hospital associated with a university. From the time the hospital was established moral dilemmas appeared which were concerned with conflicts between the medical and custodial treatment of prisoners, and also with the attitudes of those having the status of prisoner-patient. Dr Roy describes these dilemmas and attitudes, and in particular a special conference which was convened to discuss them. Not only doctors and prison officials took part in this meeting but also general practitioners, theologians, philosophers, ex-prisoners, judges, lawyers, Members of Parliament and Senators. This must have been a unique occasion and Dr Roy's description may provide the impetus to examine these prison problems in other settings.  (+info)

(6/1959) The case for a statutory 'definition of death'.

Karen Quinlan, the American girl who has lain in deep coma for many months, is still 'alive', that is to say, her heart is still beating and brain death has not occurred. However, several other cases have raised difficult issues about the time of death. Dr Skegg argues that there is a case for a legal definition of death enshrined in statutory form. He suggests that many of the objections to a statutory provision on death are misplaced, and that a statute concerning the occurrence of death could remove all doubts in the minds of both doctors and public as to whether a 'beating heart cadaver' was dead or alive for legal purposes.  (+info)

(7/1959) The spouse as a kidney donor: ethically sound?

A shortage of cadaver donor organs requires transplant units to examine all possible alternatives. Transplantation from living donors accounts for only approximately 10% of kidney transplants in the UK. Recent studies have shown that the results of kidney transplantation between spouses are at least as good as those of well-matched cadaver organs, but very few transplants of this type have been performed in this country so far. As part of the assessment process, the proposed donor and recipient are required to provide written statements about the issues. We reproduce here the personal statements made by one of our patients and his wife: we believe that the statements support our contention that spousal transplantation is ethically justifiable and should be more widely available. We report our early experience in Bristol with seven kidney transplants from spousal donors and we encourage other renal units in this country and elsewhere to consider this method of improving the prospects of kidney transplantation for their patients.  (+info)

(8/1959) The duty to recontact: attitudes of genetics service providers.

The term "duty to recontact" refers to the possible ethical and/or legal obligation of genetics service providers (GSPs) to recontact former patients about advances in research that might be relevant to them. Although currently this practice is not part of standard care, some argue that such an obligation may be established in the future. Little information is available, however, on the implications of this requirement, from the point of view of GSPs. To explore the opinions of genetics professionals on this issue, we sent a self-administered questionnaire to 1,000 randomly selected U.S. and Canadian members of the American Society of Human Genetics. We received 252 completed questionnaires. The major categories of respondents were physician geneticist (41%), Ph.D. geneticist (30%), and genetic counselor (18%); 72% of the total stated that they see patients. Respondents indicated that responsibility for staying in contact should be shared between health professionals and patients. Respondents were divided about whether recontacting patients should be the standard of care: 46% answered yes, 43% answered no, and 11% did not know. Those answering yes included 44% of physician geneticists, 53% of Ph.D. geneticists, and 31% of genetic counselors; answers were statistically independent of position or country of practice but were dependent on whether the respondent sees patients (43% answered yes) or not (54% answered yes). There also was a lack of consensus about the possible benefits and burdens of recontacting patients and about various alternative methods of informing patients about research advances. Analysis of qualitative data suggested that most respondents consider recontacting patients an ethically desirable, but not feasible, goal. Points to consider in the future development of guidelines for practice are presented.  (+info)


Biomedical Ethics


  • Their Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society with a fulltime staff of four physicians and five Ph.Ds is a beehive of teaching, research and publishing. (myneworleans.com)


Genomics


  • "The Postgenomic Condition is a beautifully tendered plea for a revived approach to ethics in genomics - one that invites wide open discussion that includes the experiences and interests of traditionally marginalized groups. (uchicago.edu)


ethical


  • Still, I can't help thinking that unless there is some medical fact about the patient that we don't know-she had terminal cancer or a Do Not Resuscitate request in place -there is no ethical justification for calling 911 and then waiting until they come before starting CPR. (nbcnews.com)
  • A student organized Medical Ethics Club meets at lunch to stimulate discussions about ethical challenges facing physicians. (myneworleans.com)
  • Колісник-Гуменюк, Юлія Ігорівна and Гуменюк, Василь Васильович (2015) The interdependence of professional culture and professional ethics in the process of formation of professional and ethical culture of medical specialist Educational Environment of Ukraine, 5. (iitta.gov.ua)
  • Found out the requirements for professional and ethical culture of health workers and found interdependence professional culture and professional ethics in the formation of professional and ethical culture healthcare professional. (iitta.gov.ua)
  • As members of the physician community, as patient advocates, and as private citizens, pediatricians have ethical and professional obligations to assist in the administration of justice, particularly in matters concerning potential medical malpractice. (aappublications.org)
  • Strategies to enforce ethical guidelines should be monitored for efficacy before offering policy recommendations on disciplining physicians for providing biased, false, or unscientific medical expert witness testimony. (aappublications.org)


Bioethics


  • A physician directs their Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities consisting of a fulltime core faculty of five physicians and one attorney. (myneworleans.com)
  • One of bioethics' greatest societal contributions came early with the establishment of the right of patients to refuse unwanted life-sustaining or extending medical treatment-even if doing so results in death. (discovery.org)
  • But no one in or out of bioethics comprehended human suffering more than Saunders, one of the great medical humanitarians of the 20th century. (discovery.org)


practice


  • Our practice is to immediately call emergency medical personnel for assistance and to wait with the individual needing attention until such personnel arrives," Jeffrey Toomer, executive director of Glenwood Gardens, said in written statement. (nbcnews.com)
  • When a couple people talk about moral values (what they strongly 'believe' in) within medical practice and research. (blogspot.com)
  • In order to avoid disciplinary actions, I must also practice in a way congruent with standard medical practice, for example, maintaining proper documentation. (scienceblogs.com)


PHIL


  • Welcome to PHIL 325, a little place on the internet that will help make understanding Medical and Healthcare Ethics easier, along withdaily discussions on current trends and topics on this very significant topic. (blogspot.com)


interventions


  • Focuses on the economics and ethics of anti-aging interventions. (ebscohost.com)
  • Ramsey predicated his advocacy upon a distinctly religious understanding of life, for example, that man is "an embodied soul," whose "sacredness in the natural biological order" required that patients be "treated as a person," which included being allowed to refuse unwanted intrusive and painful medical interventions. (discovery.org)


moral


  • Definition LEGAL ETHICS term given code set up by legal professionals details their moral professional duties clients "business rules. (filezmob.org)
  • The Australian Professor is the Director of the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, and claims that it is our "moral obligation" to use IVF to choose the most intelligent embryos. (christian.org.uk)
  • Topics discussed include ethics as a system of universal moral requirements and standards of behaviour as a characteristics of the social life of a particular people or. (ebscohost.com)


healthcare


  • What is Healthcare Ethics? (blogspot.com)
  • If we all can start to become knowledgeable, the more actions we can take towards a better medical and healthcare system. (blogspot.com)
  • Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays: A daily educational overview of Medical and Healthcare Ethics. (blogspot.com)
  • Medical and healthcare ethics is a part of our lives from birth to death, yet we tend to separate ourselves from it. (blogspot.com)


believes


  • She believes medical ethics should be part of the medical school curriculum on equal footing with anatomy, biochemistry and the other basic and clinical sciences. (myneworleans.com)
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics believes that the adoption of the recommendations outlined in this statement will improve the quality of medical expert witness testimony in such proceedings and thereby increase the probability of achieving equitable outcomes. (aappublications.org)


physicians


  • She spearheaded a fundraising campaign to fund an endowed chair at Tulane devoted to the teaching ethics to medical students during their four-year metamorphosis into physicians. (myneworleans.com)
  • Then as now most medical schools delegated the day-to-day operation of medical school admissions to non-physicians. (myneworleans.com)


justice


  • P appoint advisor read Yes, the Ohio Commission conducts approximately 200 ethics education sessions annually with very positive feedback write 1,400- 1,750-word paper which analyze relationship between behavior administration criminal justice. (filezmob.org)


research


  • To examine trends in the numbers of new applications for ethics clearance of health research and associated research ethics committee secretariat activity. (journals.co.za)
  • Data were obtained from research ethics committee secretariat databases with ethics approval. (journals.co.za)
  • His area of research was medical ethics. (ipfw.edu)


Health


  • Clark, Peter A., S.J. "Ethics Training for Medical Interns/Residents in the Mercy Health System. (sju.edu)
  • Focuses on the impact of market culture on health care ethics. (ebscohost.com)
  • Economics and ethics in health care. (ebscohost.com)


Methods


  • Methods Longitudinal cohort study of knowledge and skills of all final year medical undergraduates at the University of Rwanda in academic year 2011-2012 who attended a 5-day ETAT+ course. (bmj.com)


Article


  • An individual licensed under this article shall keep and maintain a record for each patient for whom he or she has provided medical services, including a full and complete record of tests and examinations performed, observations made, and treatments provided. (scienceblogs.com)


medicine


  • The James A. Knight M.D. Chair of Humanities and Ethics in Medicine honors her late husband, a renowned psychiatrist and medical educator who diversified the student body at Tulane Medical School as the hands-on dean of admission for over a decade. (myneworleans.com)
  • I think we had ethics lectures in our foundation in medicine courses," said a 2014 Tulane Medical School graduate I interviewed for his reflections, "but there isn't much I can remember during our last two years. (myneworleans.com)
  • To our west is Texas A&M, which has had a full fledged department called Humanities in Medicine since its inception to coordinate core courses and seminars devoted to medical ethics. (myneworleans.com)


issues


  • In addition to chaplaincy duties, he interviews prospective medical students, counsels premedical and medical students and lectures about such issues as death and dying. (myneworleans.com)
  • The author reflects on various medical issues of concern discussed at the "Annual Clinical Negligence Conference," which was held in Scotland. (ebscohost.com)


University


  • To our east we have the University of Mississippi Medical School in Jackson. (myneworleans.com)


admission


  • Aim To determine whether, after the Emergency Triage, Assessment and Treatment plus Admission (ETAT+) course, a comprehensive paediatric life support course, final year medical undergraduates in Rwanda would achieve a high level of knowledge and practical skills and if these were retained. (bmj.com)


staff


  • Today, the Starfleet biobed is designed to provide the medical staff with a wide range of basic information on the patient. (ditl.org)


Policy


  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) first articulated policy on appropriate medical expert witness testimony in 1989 and was among the first medical specialty societies to do so. (aappublications.org)
  • 3 This latest iteration of AAP policy expands the qualifications for experts testifying in medical negligence cases involving pediatric-aged patients. (aappublications.org)


public


  • Americans for Medical Progress names two Hayre Fellows in Public Outreach. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The interests of the public and the medical profession are best served when scientifically sound and unbiased expert witness testimony is readily available to plaintiffs and defendants in medical negligence suits. (aappublications.org)


items


  • The hospital bed is, of course, one of the most important items to be found in any medical facility, as it is here that the patient will spend most of their time. (ditl.org)


system


  • The expert witness plays an essential role in determining medical negligence under the US system of jurisprudence. (aappublications.org)
  • An advanced medical system designed to scan damaged organs on the quantum level and replicate living replacements which can then be transplanted. (ditl.org)


School


  • Father Don, as the students affectionately call him, has been the chaplain and a student favorite at the medical school since 2000. (myneworleans.com)
  • Her zeal to reform the care of the dying transformed Saunders's life: She went to medical school in her 30s, worked indefatigably to raise funds, met with medical and governmental leaders, and worked at a hospice run by Catholic nuns, where she brought her innovative ideas of treating "total pain" to the bedside. (discovery.org)


Advice


  • CNN's chief medical correspondent even offered star Laurence Fishburne some advice as the pair spent time together in makeup. (cnn.com)


people


  • In legal proceedings involving allegations of medical negligence, "witnesses of fact" (those testifying because they have personal knowledge of the incident or people involved in the lawsuit) must restrict their testimony to the facts of the case at issue. (aappublications.org)


discussions


  • Five years ago today, I put up the first post on a blog that was mean to capture the overflow of discussions and ideas from my "Ethics in Science" class. (scienceblogs.com)


remember


  • And back in New Orleans a recent LSU medical student describes her recollections: "I don't remember medical ethics being taught during our first two years. (myneworleans.com)


note


  • Real estate laws, court cases, and rules that may affect your commercial or residential real business We re pleased to note our new essay, Law Ethics for Robot Soldiers, has been posted SSRN lincoln, nebraska of. (filezmob.org)


terms


  • In addition, I will be sure to add a little section for resources, in which it will help you with anything from finding useful medical sites to terms that may be unfamiliar to you. (blogspot.com)


include


  • However, it is simply not resource efficient to include every type of medical device on every biobed. (ditl.org)


professionals


  • Specifically, this is often a debate, in which others are trying to convince the others involved with the discussion that certain medical professionals, family, and insurance companies are responsible for certain aspects within the medical world and situations. (blogspot.com)


student


  • A graduating senior medical student once said about Dr. Knight: "He taught us that the Krebs cycle wasn't nearly as important as truly listening to and empathizing with our patients. (myneworleans.com)


patient


  • There are many reasons why providing a patient with enough information to allow them to make an informed decision about their treatment is central to good medical care. (bmj.com)
  • The Patient as a Person , in which he argued forcefully, among other matters, against imposing medical treatments upon patients against their will-a view wholly uncontroversial now but startling at the time. (discovery.org)


standard


  • As technology progressed the hospital bed began to become more flexible and it was only a matter of time before routine medical systems began to be incorporated as standard, leading to the early versions of the device which has come to be known as the Biobed. (ditl.org)
  • While the goal posts have shifted, then, even the most modern medical facilities still maintain a relatively few 'high technology' beds supplemented by a much larger number of standard biobeds. (ditl.org)


essential


  • I believe it is from the political and heavily-opinionated aspects that seem to pollute the essential values of ethics. (blogspot.com)


world


  • But, as often happens with religiously motivated reforms, the idea expanded, in Clark's words into "a full-blown medical project acting in the world" (Clark 1998, 48). (discovery.org)


help


  • My goal is to help you with ethics, as this is something that everyone should have an understanding. (blogspot.com)


simply


  • Ethics is simply one's ideas of what is right and wrong. (blogspot.com)


several


  • Two introductory chapters outline general religious and cultural perspectives on organ transplantation and several theories of ethics. (annals.org)


Knowledge


  • Medical students in a low-income country performed well after the comprehensive 5-day ETAT+ course in knowledge and clinical skills. (bmj.com)


expert


  • 1 The statement was revised in 1994 2 to incorporate additional provisions on expert witness testimony guidelines from the Council of Medical Specialty Societies. (aappublications.org)
  • Recent efforts to improve the quality of medical expert witness testimony are described. (aappublications.org)
  • Generally, the purpose of expert witness testimony in medical malpractice is to describe standards of care relevant to a given case, identify any breaches in those standards, and if so noted, render an opinion as to whether those breaches are the most likely cause of injury. (aappublications.org)
  • The medical expert also provides an opinion (within a reasonable degree of medical certainty) as to whether that breach in care is the most likely cause of the patient's injury. (aappublications.org)


senior


  • In our senior year, an older female attorney gave us three or four lectures that touched on medical ethics. (myneworleans.com)


How is medical marijuana working out in the states that have legalized it?


  • I'm doing a speech for school about medical marijuana. I know it's legal in several states. What I don't know is how well these programs are working out. I'm hoping to find the most successful examples of medical marijuana use. My goal is to find the best way to implement such a program in my state, Arkansas, where it is illegal to use marijuana for any reason. I'd like to hear about problems that have come up and what was done to correct them. I am a member of a group of 5 people doing the speech, which is pro legalization of medical marijuana. My portion is 'visualization', where I must speak for about 5 minutes about what it would be like if medical marijuana use were legalized in Arkansas.
  • The state that is probably the most advanced in this area is California. There are several cities and other localities in California that have more or less officially sanctioned medical marijuana and allow "compassion clubs" to operate. These are dispensaries that sell or give marijuana to people who have the proper permits. There have been some reported problems with these clubs. One is that they are sometimes not well-received by the local officials who are using any kind of excuse they can think of to shut them down. In many cases, they get the DEA to raid the places. In other places, such as the Oaksterdam area of Oakland, the facilities receive the support of the local community and were a large part of the reason that a former "war zone" area of Oakland has experienced a rebirth. See http://www.oaksterdamnews.com/ for more info on that. Local officials in some places have lodged complaints against the places such as that they are selling to people who aren't apparently sick. The state law, of course, does not require that people be visibly sick and no one can be diagnosed with anything simply by seeing them on the street. There have also been complaints that the compassion clubs occasionally get robbed. This is the same as complaining about convenience stores because they get robbed -- it is not really the fault of the person getting robbed and the solution is not to punish the victims of robbery. Another complaint is that they bring undesireable elements to the area or that they patrons take their purchased marijuana and sell it on the street. While these kinds of things may occur in some places that are not well-run, they are by no means universal. It depends largely on the management and local regulation of the individual clubs. In the places where they are properly regulated and have the support of the local officials, these problems are not significant. A better question is why marijuana use should be punished at all -- regardless of whether it is for medical purposes or "personal use" (non-medical). Every major study of the subject in the past 100 years has concluded that the marijuana laws were the product of racism, ignorance, and nonsense, and that they should have been repealed long ago because they do more harm than good. You can find the full text of these studies at http://druglibrary.org/schaffer/Library/studies/studies.htm You can find a good short history of how marijuana became illegal at http://druglibrary.org/schaffer/History/whiteb1.htm


What are some medical fields that do not involve seeing too much blood?


  • I want to be in the medical field and I know being in the medical field means that I will see blood and such. But what other careers (other than pharmacist, physical therapist) are there that do not deal with too much blood?
  • Medical receptionist, medical transcription, insurance coder, least but not last, cafeteria work!


How do i obtain my medical records for when i was in a psychiatric hospital?


  • Im interested in reviewing my medical records for when i was in the hospital for reasons of my diagnoses, notes they kept of me, symptoms i showed my reactions to things, just everything from when i was in. I know i would have to call the hospital but would i have to go in person to sign for them? What exactly do i ask for? Someone told me in my other post about the same question, that psychiatric records are way different to try getting than a regular medical record. Is this true and if so, why?
  • You just need to call them and request a copy of your complete medical file (or records) while you were under the services of their facility. You might ask if you need to individually contact each physician that worked with you... Sometimes they require the request in writing, or they require that you come personally (with I.D.) to sign for your records, and don't be surprised if they ask you to pay for a copy of your records. Unfortunately, a lot of facilities and private practices request a fee for the release of your records. Good luck!


How soon after a medical abortion did you have your next period?


  • I had a medical abortion 6 weeks ago today. I still haven't had a normal period and there are no signs of it coming. I'm just curious about when it came back for most other women. I don't think I'm pregnant, so I'm not worried about that. I'd just like for my cycles to get back to normal so I can get on with my life. Thanks.
  • Wow, since no one has actually bothered to answer this question, I'm going to be the first (I really don't understand why people have to use this as a forum for their pro-life nonsense.) After my abortion, I had my first "period" about 2 weeks afterwards (although the nurses after the operation said it would be about 3-4 weeks before this would happen so I guess it's different for every woman.) I was later told that this wasn't a period but instead it was normal bleeding that occurs after the procedure. It hurts a LOT. Then about 5-6 weeks after that, my nomal period resumed. So you should be fine but if you're still worried, see a doctor. It's very unlikely that you could still be pregnant after a medical abortion as there is so little room for error but you never can be too careful. Or maybe it's the stress of the whole situation you've just been through that's preventing your period coming back.


Is there any doctors or medical institutions who can help me start a medical transcription company ?


  • I want to start 10 seater medical transcription company in india and i m looking for a break. I can provide the services at a very competitive cost (10 cents per line) and can produce 800 lines per seat per day.
  • Medical transcription is becoming a big trend in todays medical field. Especially with smaller MD offices. They do not have the staff to do this task. So usually, one would have several MD offices on contract to do their tanscriptions. Good money too. Local community colleges offer a course. In just a short time you could be certified. Check your local community college or look in the free ADs paper, like "thirty nickel", or "green sheet" there is usually ads in them that could help you. Good Luck David F


if i HAD a medical marijuana card can still i become a firefighter?


  • okay so im looking into getting a medical marijuana card and im a freshman in college right now. i want to later eventually, hopefully became a firefighter and i was just wondering if anyone knows if they would care if i had it. i wouldnt renew it, i was just planning on letting it expire after a year. thanks!
  • In order to get a medical marijuana card you must have a debilitating condition. Now if you have a debilitating medical condition, how can you possibly be in good enough shape to handle what is one of the most physically demanding jobs in the world? If you put this on your record you will exempt yourself from many employment opportunities. I use marijuana as a medicine. I don't need it to survive, but since I'm over 50, broke up from years in the Army and the oilfield, it's undeniable that I can receive "Palliative Relief" (as our state law defines it) with the use of marijuana, and I enjoy is effects. Look man, my heart goes out to you, but if you want a career in public service, do not do this. If you want to use marijuana socially, you must be discreet-I spent many years in the Army indulging from time to time. We're only a few years away from total legalization. Until then you've got to play the game. Be smart and KISS.


What does a medical license entitle a doctor to practice in Michigan?


  • What I'm looking for is: With a medical license, does that give a doctor free reign over any field and any practice? Does a person NEED to have a license in order to perform a surgery, etc...? Sources would be amazing :) This is for trail evidence in school and websites are being very vague.
  • In theory, a medical license gives someone legal permission to do just about anything he/she wants, medically. Kinda stupid, but true. In reality, this is, of course, is not the case. There are restraints, such as the terms of malpractice insurance, threats of a lawsuit, peer pressure, hospital privilege limitations, personal integrity and commons sense. Occasionally the restraints fail, and patients suffer the consequences. Usually, the only damage to the doctor is higher malpractice costs.


Is medical assitant a way to start in the medical field?


  • I was wondering if i made the right choice to start off in the medical field which is Medical Assistant. I heard from some people who had graduated from the program that it is hard to find a job.
  • What exactly do you want to do or be? To be a nurse, you would need more schooling. But being a medical assistant alone, is a wonderful job. You could become the Head Med. Assistant, which would mean more $$. Talk to the office manager. She might have some ideas for you. Be aware of working with a lot of women. Women ten to get pretty B****y! So stay out of gossiping and back-stabbing, and just do your job!! :)