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  • ethicist
  • Marc is a solicitor and medical lawyer at the nearby hospital's preferred firm, Rowlett McGuinness LLP, and Simon is an ethicist who coordinates a clinical ethics committee. (cambridge.org)
  • Even more frustrating to me, as a Catholic physician and medical ethicist, was the pharmacist's reported justification - that as a "good Catholic male" he would be violating his conscience by providing the drug. (freep.com)
  • A nationally acclaimed bioethicist, Munson is a medical ethicist for the National Eye Institute and a consultant for the National Cancer Institute. (google.com)
  • profession
  • Typically they portray ideal physicians as devoted to the welfare of patients and to advancement of the medical profession and medical knowledge, responding compassionately to the suffering of patients, humbly mindful of the limits of their curative powers and the harms they may unintentionally cause. (nyu.edu)
  • Simon feels that whilst it is possible to construct an ethical argument that the information ought to be kept confidential (for example in order to preserve public trust in the medical profession), this view would attract few supporters in the context of serious harm being done to identified individuals or a whole patient population. (cambridge.org)
  • What an irony it would be if fanatics continued to kill and yet it was the apathy and silence of the medical profession that most wounded the ability to provide what is, after all, a medical procedure. (primidi.com)
  • physicians
  • By the middle of the twentieth century advances in medical science radically changed the ability of physicians to diagnose and treat illness. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Some physicians reject such criticism as intervention by lawyers, philosophers, feminists, and other social critics ignorant of the realities of medical and hospital life. (nyu.edu)
  • Subjects addressed include end-of-life care, human rights, physician-industry relations, research integrity and research subject protections, the ethical implications of regulatory and legislative proposals, the ethics of health information technology and the use of online media, patient, caregiver and physician relationships, and other perennial and developing issues of concern to physicians. (acponline.org)
  • Medical ethics has a long history in our country, and great Iranian physicians laid special emphasis on teaching and practising traditional ethics. (who.int)
  • The British Medical Association (BMA) and Royal College of Physicians have published new guidance, endorsed by the General Medical Council, on decision-making about clinically assisted nutrition and hydration (CANH) and adults who lack capacity to consent. (bmj.com)
  • morality
  • Strictly speaking, the term of Medical Ethics refers to the field of study, or branch of inquiry, that has morality as its subject matter. (lulu.com)
  • issues
  • Where are we as a society that killing and harvesting are respectfully discussed in one of the world's most respected medical journals-and no one brings up crucial issues of right and wrong ? (nationalreview.com)
  • Case studies and decision scenarios, located throughout the book, encourage readers to think about medical issues not only from a scientific standpoint but from. (google.com)
  • dilemma
  • Sometimes, no good solution to a dilemma in medical ethics exists, and occasionally, the values of the medical community (i.e., the hospital and its staff) conflict with the values of the individual patient, family, or larger non-medical community. (primidi.com)
  • physician
  • Although still supported by religious texts and medical tradition, this ideal physician is increasingly criticized as 'paternalistic,' too willing to act on judgments of a patient's best interests without the patient's knowledge or consent. (nyu.edu)
  • life
  • Objectives: To determine the role played by law in medical specialists' decision-making about withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining treatment (WWLST) from adults who lack capacity, and the extent to which legal knowledge affects whether law is followed. (apo.org.au)
  • He wishes to enlist the assistance of a medical professional to end his life at a time of his choosing and seeks a declaration that the prohibition on assisted dying under the UK law is incompatible with his rights under Article 8 (the right to respect for private and family life) and Article 14 (the right to freedom from discrimination) as protected by the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). (bmj.com)
  • Can phronesis save the life of medical ethics? (springer.com)
  • Research
  • Medical therapy, research and technology enable us to make our bodies, or parts of them, available to others in an increasing number of ways. (routledge.com)
  • In recent decades, great strides have been made in biomedical ethics, especially in the fields of education, research and legislation. (who.int)
  • His research interests include: the dynamics of mixed-ownership competition in health care markets, evaluation of policies towards nonprofit providers, industrial organization and regulation of post-acute care, the economics and organization of emergency medical services, division of labor along the care continuum, patient centered medical care, welfare effects of specialty hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers, and direct-to-consumer advertising and drug safety. (upenn.edu)
  • Should all medical research be published? (bmj.com)
  • Healthy
  • DEDICATED TO ALL MEDICAL STUDENTS AROUND THE WORLD The happiest of individuals are those who assist people in their quest for a healthy living and harmony. (lulu.com)
  • consists
  • Palliative care consists of medical care or treatment that focuses on alleviating disease symptoms, rather than delaying or reversing progression of the disease. (routledge.com)
  • philosophical
  • books.google.com - 'Intervention and Reflection' demonstrates that the solutions to some of today's most perplexing medical dilemmas lie in philosophical answers. (google.com)
  • procedure
  • In taking the medication, she hopefully could avoid infection and an invasive medical procedure to remove the fetal remains. (freep.com)