Peter Clark

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Joseph's University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Placebo surgery for Parkinson's disease: do the benefits outweigh the risks?
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 30:58-68. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical futility in pediatrics: is it time for a public policy?
    Peter A Clark
    J Public Health Policy 23:66-89. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Prejudice and the medical profession. Racism, sometimes overt, sometimes subtle, continues to plague U.S. health care
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University, Mercy Health System, Philadelphia, USA
    Health Prog 84:12-23. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Sham surgery: to cut or not to cut--that is the ethical dilemma
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University
    Am J Bioeth 3:66-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Mandatory neonatal male circumcision in Sub-Saharan Africa: medical and ethical analysis
    Peter A Clark
    Institute of Catholic Bioethics, St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:RA205-13. 2007
  6. pmc Mercy health promoter: a paradigm for just health care
    Peter A Clark
    Jesuit Community, St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA, U S A
    Med Sci Monit 19:807-17. 2013
  7. pmc Slow-sand water filter: design, implementation, accessibility and sustainability in developing countries
    Peter A Clark
    Institute of Catholic Bioethics, Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 18:RA105-17. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Face transplantation: Part II-an ethical perspective
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U S A
    Med Sci Monit 11:RA41-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Tube feedings and persistent vegetative state patients: ordinary or extraordinary means?
    Peter Clark
    Department of Theology, Saint Joseph s University, 5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19135 1395, USA
    Christ Bioeth 12:43-64. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Mercy health promoters: a paradigm for implementing third world practices for resource-poor conditions of the developed world
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:PH1-8. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Placebo surgery for Parkinson's disease: do the benefits outweigh the risks?
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 30:58-68. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical futility in pediatrics: is it time for a public policy?
    Peter A Clark
    J Public Health Policy 23:66-89. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prejudice and the medical profession. Racism, sometimes overt, sometimes subtle, continues to plague U.S. health care
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University, Mercy Health System, Philadelphia, USA
    Health Prog 84:12-23. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Sham surgery: to cut or not to cut--that is the ethical dilemma
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University
    Am J Bioeth 3:66-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Mandatory neonatal male circumcision in Sub-Saharan Africa: medical and ethical analysis
    Peter A Clark
    Institute of Catholic Bioethics, St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:RA205-13. 2007
    ..To deny individuals access to this effective therapy is to deny them the dignity and respect all persons deserve. Neonatal male circumcision is medically necessary and ethically imperative...
  6. pmc Mercy health promoter: a paradigm for just health care
    Peter A Clark
    Jesuit Community, St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA, U S A
    Med Sci Monit 19:807-17. 2013
    ..Among those who presented at the Health Promoter screenings the mean systolic pressure for males was 140 mmHg and for females was 140.48 mmHg. ..
  7. pmc Slow-sand water filter: design, implementation, accessibility and sustainability in developing countries
    Peter A Clark
    Institute of Catholic Bioethics, Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 18:RA105-17. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Face transplantation: Part II-an ethical perspective
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U S A
    Med Sci Monit 11:RA41-7. 2005
    ..To permit this surgery now, when there are so many unknown, life-threatening dangers would be medically irresponsible and ethically objectionable...
  9. ncbi request reprint Tube feedings and persistent vegetative state patients: ordinary or extraordinary means?
    Peter Clark
    Department of Theology, Saint Joseph s University, 5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19135 1395, USA
    Christ Bioeth 12:43-64. 2006
    ..Moreover, additional analysis is needed to determine whether the papal allocution is in conflict with the traditional Catholic medical ethics understanding of the ordinary-extraordinary care distinction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mercy health promoters: a paradigm for implementing third world practices for resource-poor conditions of the developed world
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:PH1-8. 2007
    ..It is also unique in that it can serve as a paradigm for other hospitals in the United States to meet the growing need of health care for the undocumented population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Federal funding for needle exchange programs
    Peter A Clark
    Institute of Catholic Bioethics, Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Med Sci Monit 16:PH1-13. 2010
    ..Needle exchange programs should be an integral part of HIV prevention strategy, and are ethically imperative as well, restoring human dignity to the clients that so often need it.<br />..
  12. ncbi request reprint Afghanistan, poppies, and the global pain crisis
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, 5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 16:RA49-57. 2010
    ..In closing, a full ethical analysis of the paradigm is included to justify the arguments made in the paper...
  13. ncbi request reprint Telemedicine: medical, legal and ethical perspectives
    Peter A Clark
    Institute of Catholic Bioethics, Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 16:RA261-72. 2010
    ..This conclusion is based upon the ethical responsibility to treat all persons with dignity and respect, which in this case, mandates the provision of the most cost-effective, beneficial medical care for all populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Face transplantation: a medical perspective
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Med Sci Monit 11:RA1-6. 2005
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint What residents are not learning: observations in an NICU
    P A Clark
    Jesuit Community, Saint Joseph s University, 5600 City Avenue, Philadlephia, PA 19131, USA
    Acad Med 76:419-24. 2001
    ..He emphasizes that in order for such a well-rounded education to occur, the residency program-which in many cases means the attending physicians-must teach and model these varied skills and attitudes to their trainees...
  16. ncbi request reprint Confidentiality and the physician-patient relationship -- ethical reflections from a surgical waiting room
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 8:SR31-4. 2002
    ..This article identifies some legitimate concerns and offers some concrete solutions so that the physician-patient relationship can be further refined and the virtues and rights that support it can be reinforced...
  17. ncbi request reprint Medical marijuana: should minors have the same rights as adults?
    Peter A Clark
    Jesuit Community St Joseph s University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Med Sci Monit 9:ET1-9. 2003
    ..To deny children the use of medical marijuana when appropriate is a grave injustice which violates the basic foundational beliefs of both medicine and..
  18. ncbi request reprint Fighting AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: is a public- private partnership a viable paradigm?
    Peter A Clark
    Jesuit Community Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 9:ET28-39. 2003
    ..If a coordinated effort can be launched in the other sub-Saharan African nations, using ACHAP as a paradigm, then there is the possibility that the fight against AIDS could be won...
  19. pdf Medical marijuana: medical necessity versus political agenda
    Peter A Clark
    Jesuit Community, St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 17:RA249-61. 2011
    ..Patients have a right to all beneficial treatments and to deny them this right violates their basic human rights...
  20. ncbi request reprint Regaining minorities' trust. A clinic project in a Philadelphia neighborhood may serve as a paradigm for Catholic hospitals
    Peter Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, USA
    Health Prog 88:41-9. 2007
  21. ncbi request reprint Ethics committees in Catholic hospitals. A new study assesses their role, impact, and future in CHA-member hospitals
    Francis Bernt
    Interdisciplinary Health Services, Wolfington Center, St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, USA
    Health Prog 87:18-25. 2006
    ..The results of this survey provide some important food for thought...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Botswana: an ethical perspective on mandatory testing
    Peter A Clark
    Dev World Bioeth 6:1-12. 2006
    ..To do less would be medically inappropriate and ethically irresponsible...
  23. ncbi request reprint Medication errors in family practice, in hospitals and after discharge from the hospital: an ethical analysis
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, Mercy Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 32:349-57, 192. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint AIDS research in developing countries: do the ends justify the means?
    Peter A Clark
    Jesuit Community, St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131, USA
    Med Sci Monit 8:ED5-16. 2002
    ..Researchers have an ethical responsibility to uphold the integrity of these ethical standards. Failure to do so today may have a devastating impact on humanity in the future...
  25. ncbi request reprint Ethical implications of pain management. Can a formalized policy help?
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, USA
    Health Prog 83:19-28. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Medical ethics at Guantanamo Bay and Abu Ghraib: the problem of dual loyalty
    Peter A Clark
    Institute of Catholic Bioethics at Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 34:570-80, 481. 2006
    ..The United States military medical system failed to protect detainee's human rights, violated the basic principles of medical ethics and ignored the basic tenets of medical professionalism...
  27. ncbi request reprint Physician participation in executions: care giver or executioner?
    Peter A Clark
    Theology and Health Administration, Saint Joseph s University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 34:95-104. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint The ethics of mandatory HIV testing of all pregnant women
    Peter A Clark
    Saint Joseph s University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Linacre Q 70:2-17. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Non-heart-beating organ donation and Catholic ethics
    Peter A Clark
    St Joseph s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Natl Cathol Bioeth Q 4:537-51. 2004
  30. ncbi request reprint Morphine vs. ABT-594: a reexamination by the principle of double effect
    Peter A Clark
    John McShane Chair in Ethics, Saint Joseph s University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Linacre Q 70:109-20. 2003