Thomas May

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Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The breadth of bioethics: core areas of bioethics education for hospital ethics committees
    T May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226 0509, USA
    J Med Philos 26:101-18. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Social restrictions on informed consent: research ethics and medical decision making
    Thomas May
    Graduate Program in Bioethics, Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    HEC Forum 16:38-44. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Public communication, risk perception, and the viability of preventive vaccination against communicable diseases
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Bioethics 19:407-21. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Access to hospitals in the wake of terrorism: challenges and needs for maintaining public confidence
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Disaster Manag Response 4:67-71. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Free-riding, fairness and the rights of minority groups in exemption from mandatory childhood vaccination
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Hum Vaccin 1:12-5. 2005
  6. pmc Expanding Bioshield: a call for caution
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:S23-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Viewpoint: IRBs, hospital ethics committees, and the need for "translational informed consent"
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Acad Med 82:670-4. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint 'Clustering of exemptions' as a collective action threat to herd immunity
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Watertown Plank Road, PO Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226 0509, USA
    Vaccine 21:1048-51. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Do healthcare professionals have an obligation to be vaccinated against smallpox?
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    APA Newsl Philos Med 2:209-12. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Funding agendas: has bioterror defense been over-prioritized?
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:34-44. 2005

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint The breadth of bioethics: core areas of bioethics education for hospital ethics committees
    T May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226 0509, USA
    J Med Philos 26:101-18. 2001
    ..At the same time, I evaluate the range of issues examined in each area of the book, in the context of the book's ability to provide an introduction to each area...
  2. ncbi request reprint Social restrictions on informed consent: research ethics and medical decision making
    Thomas May
    Graduate Program in Bioethics, Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    HEC Forum 16:38-44. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Public communication, risk perception, and the viability of preventive vaccination against communicable diseases
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Bioethics 19:407-21. 2005
    ..The paper concludes with an examination of the steps necessary to resolve these threats through better public communication...
  4. ncbi request reprint Access to hospitals in the wake of terrorism: challenges and needs for maintaining public confidence
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Disaster Manag Response 4:67-71. 2006
    ..Importantly, these challenges are related to features of terrorist events that distinguish such events from circumstances of "normal" surge that might result in, for example, closure of emergency rooms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Free-riding, fairness and the rights of minority groups in exemption from mandatory childhood vaccination
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Hum Vaccin 1:12-5. 2005
    ..To avoid this unacceptable choice, steps must be taken now to more stringently enforce exemption requirements...
  6. pmc Expanding Bioshield: a call for caution
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:S23-5. 2007
    ..However, at the same time, both practical and ethical considerations argue that the good that might be achieved through expanded patent protections come at costs that make this strategy unacceptable...
  7. ncbi request reprint Viewpoint: IRBs, hospital ethics committees, and the need for "translational informed consent"
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Acad Med 82:670-4. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint 'Clustering of exemptions' as a collective action threat to herd immunity
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Watertown Plank Road, PO Box 26509, Milwaukee, WI 53226 0509, USA
    Vaccine 21:1048-51. 2003
    ..Given the growing number of exemptions and the increasing visibility of the anti-vaccine movement, policy makers must be vigilant for dangerous clustering in order to avoid loss of herd immunity...
  9. ncbi request reprint Do healthcare professionals have an obligation to be vaccinated against smallpox?
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    APA Newsl Philos Med 2:209-12. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Funding agendas: has bioterror defense been over-prioritized?
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Bioeth 5:34-44. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Should smallpox vaccine be made available to the general public?
    Thomas May
    Graduate Program in Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 13:67-82. 2003
    ..In the even of a terror-related outbreak of smallpox, the general public's access to voluntary vaccination would become justified, even in areas beyond where the outbreak has occurred...
  12. ncbi request reprint The smallpox vaccination of health care workers: professional obligations and defense against bioterrorism
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 33:26-33. 2003
  13. doi request reprint Personal morality and professional obligations: rights of conscience and informed consent
    Thomas May
    Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 52:30-8. 2009
    ..Sanctioning such claims of conscience not only would supplant one person's moral judgment with another's, it would also allow professional standing to be used as a justification for imposing one person's moral views on another...
  14. ncbi request reprint Isolation is not the answer
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Nature 429:603. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Quality of life, justice, and the demands of hospital-based nursing
    Thomas May
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Public Aff Q 19:213-25. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Political authority in a bioterror emergency
    Thomas May
    Graduate Programs in Bioethics, Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 32:159-63. 2004
  17. doi request reprint The urban and community health pathway: preparing socially responsive physicians through community-engaged learning
    Linda N Meurer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:S228-36. 2011
    ..The UCHP enriches the traditional curriculum with individualized, community-based experiences to build knowledge about health determinants and skills in partnering with communities to improve health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Vaccines as community-focused therapy
    Thomas May
    Expert Rev Vaccines 2:341-3. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Bioterrorism defense priorities
    Thomas May
    Science 301:17. 2003
  20. doi request reprint Ethics, pandemics, and the duty to treat
    Heidi Malm
    Department of Philosophy, Loyola University Chicago, 6525 N Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:4-19. 2008
    ..Ultimately, it argues that none of the defenses is currently sufficient to ground the kind of duty that would be needed in a pandemic. It concludes by sketching some practical recommendations in that regard...
  21. ncbi request reprint Bioterror and public health infrastructure: a response to commentators
    Thomas May
    Am J Bioeth 6:W29-31. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Terror and triage: prioritizing access to mass smallpox vaccination
    Ross D Silverman
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, USA
    Creighton Law Rev 36:359-74. 2003
    ..Only in this way can those most vulnerable--the previously unvaccinated--be protected from a significantly increased risk due to delays that might arise in executing the CDC plan...