Samia A Hurst
Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Assisted suicide and euthanasia in Switzerland: allowing a role for non-physiciansSamia A Hurst
Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-1156, USA
BMJ 326:271-3. 2003
- The ethics of palliative care and euthanasia: exploring common valuesSamia A Hurst
Bioethics Institute, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Palliat Med 20:107-12. 2006....
- Physicians' views on resource availability and equity in four European health care systemsSamia A Hurst
Institute for Biomedical Ethics, Geneva University Medical School, Switzerland
BMC Health Serv Res 7:137. 2007..The perception of physicians, who witness the effects of these strategies, may provide useful insights regarding the impact of system-wide priority setting on access to care...
- Selective contracting of Swiss physicians: ethical issues and open questionsSamia A Hurst
Bioethics Research and Teaching Unit, Medical Faculty, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Swiss Med Wkly 134:632-9. 2004..This approach yields a number of open questions that need to be further addressed if this proposed reform is to be implemented without diminishing the fairness of health care financing and delivery in Switzerland...
- Physicians' responses to resource constraintsSamia A Hurst
Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:639-44. 2005..This study explores the strategies and rationales reported by physicians in situations of resource constraints encountered in practice...
- "Agreed boundaries": are we asking the right question?Samia A Hurst
Arch Intern Med 166:126-7. 2006
- Prevalence and determinants of physician bedside rationing: data from EuropeSamia A Hurst
Bioethics Institute, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
J Gen Intern Med 21:1138-43. 2006..The prevalence of physician bedside rationing, which presents physicians with difficult moral dilemmas, highlights the importance of discussions regarding how to ration care in the most ethically justifiable manner...
- Acceptance of abortion by doctors and medical students in CameroonAmbroise Wonkam
Lancet 369:1999. 2007
- Physicians' access to ethics support services in four European countriesSamia A Hurst
Institute for Biomedical Ethics, Medical Faculty, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Health Care Anal 15:321-35. 2007..Such support services may also need to be more proactive in making their help available...