Hugh V McLachlan

Summary

Affiliation: Glasgow Caledonian University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A proposed non-consequentialist policy for the ethical distribution of scarce vaccination in the face of an influenza pandemic
    Hugh V McLachlan
    Glasgow School for Business and Society, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 38:317-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Assisted suicide and the killing of people? Maybe. Physician-assisted suicide and the killing of patients? No: the rejection of Shaw's new perspective on euthanasia
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 36:306-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint To kill is not the same as to let die: a reply to Coggon
    H V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
    J Med Ethics 35:456-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The ethics of killing and letting die: active and passive euthanasia
    H V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 34:636-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The religious beliefs of students and the teaching of medical ethics: a comment on Brassington
    H V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland, UK
    J Med Ethics 34:396-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Harris on Quintavalle and the ethics of stem-cell research
    Hugh V McLachlan
    Centre for Ethics in Public Policy and Corporate Governance, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 12:66-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Unique persons and the replicable gene-sets of their reproducible bodies: a defence of human cloning
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 11:43-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Surrogate motherhood, rights and duties: a reply to Campbell
    H V McLachlan
    Division of Sociology and Social Policy, School of Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University
    Health Care Anal 9:101-7. 2001
  9. pmc Justice and the NHS: a comment on Culyer
    H V McLachlan
    School of Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 31:379-82. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Human reproduction and rights of action and of recipience
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 10:45-8. 2004

Collaborators

  • Mhairi Galbraith
  • J Kim Swales

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint A proposed non-consequentialist policy for the ethical distribution of scarce vaccination in the face of an influenza pandemic
    Hugh V McLachlan
    Glasgow School for Business and Society, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 38:317-8. 2012
    ..Although this article specifically refers to the UK, it is considered that the suggested alternative policy would be applicable generally. The duty to act justly is not merely a local one...
  2. doi request reprint Assisted suicide and the killing of people? Maybe. Physician-assisted suicide and the killing of patients? No: the rejection of Shaw's new perspective on euthanasia
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 36:306-9. 2010
    ..It is appropriate that doctors provide their expert advice with regard to the performance of active euthanasia but they can and should do so while, qua doctors, they remain hors de combat...
  3. doi request reprint To kill is not the same as to let die: a reply to Coggon
    H V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
    J Med Ethics 35:456-8. 2009
    ..The particular case that is presented in support of the claim that to kill is not the same as to let die is based upon a rejection of consequentialism...
  4. doi request reprint The ethics of killing and letting die: active and passive euthanasia
    H V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 34:636-8. 2008
    ..In any case, to be morally obliged to persist in trying to prevent their deaths would be different from being morally obliged to refrain from killing all other people even if we had both obligations...
  5. doi request reprint The religious beliefs of students and the teaching of medical ethics: a comment on Brassington
    H V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland, UK
    J Med Ethics 34:396-8. 2008
    ..Here, a different conclusion is reached. The view is upheld that, although the strategy recommended by Brassington is permissible and might sometimes be desirable, it is not obligatory nor is it, in general, likely to be optimal...
  6. ncbi request reprint Harris on Quintavalle and the ethics of stem-cell research
    Hugh V McLachlan
    Centre for Ethics in Public Policy and Corporate Governance, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 12:66-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Unique persons and the replicable gene-sets of their reproducible bodies: a defence of human cloning
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 11:43-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Surrogate motherhood, rights and duties: a reply to Campbell
    H V McLachlan
    Division of Sociology and Social Policy, School of Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University
    Health Care Anal 9:101-7. 2001
    ..C.S.M., it is argued, is not child purchase. It is like it in some respects and unlike it in others. It is unlike it in the respects which, relative to the present discussion, matter...
  9. pmc Justice and the NHS: a comment on Culyer
    H V McLachlan
    School of Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    J Med Ethics 31:379-82. 2005
    ..Contrary to what Culyer suggests, a policy of trying to produce the outcome of health equality would be inequitable. It would not be impartial and it would fail to treat persons as persons ought to be treated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Human reproduction and rights of action and of recipience
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 10:45-8. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Posthumous insemination and consent: the continuing, troubling case of Mr and Mrs Blood
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, Scotland
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 9:7-12. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint Persons and their bodies: how we should think about human embryos
    Hugh V McLachlan
    Division of Sociology and Social Policy, School of Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
    Health Care Anal 10:155-64. 2002
    ..Contrary to what is often assumed, it is not merely persons who have (or have had) living, developed human bodies who have moral rights: so it is argued in this paper...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bodies, persons and research on human embryos
    H V McLachlan
    Division of Sociology and Social Policy, School of Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, Great Britain
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 8:4-6. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint Surrogate motherhood: beyond the Warnock and Brazier reports
    Hugh V McLachlan
    School of Law and Social Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland
    Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 11:12-23. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Commercial agencies and surrogate motherhood: a transaction cost approach
    Mhairi Galbraith
    Department of Economics, University of Strathclyde, Sir William Duncan Building, Strathclyde, Glasgow G4 OGE
    Health Care Anal 13:11-31. 2005
    ..We then focus specifically on the potential role of surrogacy agencies and look at UK and US evidence on commercial and voluntary agencies. Policy implications follow...