George Khushf

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Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An agenda for future debate on concepts of health and disease
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Med Health Care Philos 10:19-27; discussion 29-32. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The ethics of NBIC convergence
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Med Philos 32:185-96. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Importance of a midterm time horizon for addressing ethical issues integral to nanobiotechnology
    George Khushf
    Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 17:263-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Health as intra-systemic integrity: rethinking the foundations of systems biology and nanomedicine
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 51:432-49. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The Institute of Medicine's reports on quality and safety: paradoxes and tensions
    George Khushf
    Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    HEC Forum 20:1-14. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Upstream ethics in nanomedicine: a call for research
    George Khushf
    University of South Carolina, Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Nanomedicine (Lond) 2:511-21. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Open questions in the ethics of convergence
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Med Philos 32:299-310. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Systems theory and the ethics of human enhancement: a framework for NBIC convergence
    George Khushf
    Humanities Director, Center for Bioethics, and Department of Philosophy, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1013:124-49. 2004
  9. doi request reprint A matter of respect: a defense of the dead donor rule and of a "whole-brain" criterion for determination of death
    George Khushf
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Med Philos 35:330-64. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Engelhardt, the IK, and the Foundations of Bioethics
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy, University of South Carolina Columbia, Carolina Plaza, Rm 1508, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    HEC Forum 14:325-34. 2002

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint An agenda for future debate on concepts of health and disease
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Med Health Care Philos 10:19-27; discussion 29-32. 2007
    ..The new health concepts debate should be framed as one between weak and strong normativists, and it concerns how we should respond to the current developments in health care...
  2. ncbi request reprint The ethics of NBIC convergence
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Med Philos 32:185-96. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Importance of a midterm time horizon for addressing ethical issues integral to nanobiotechnology
    George Khushf
    Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 17:263-9. 2007
    ..New paradigm cases, standards, and criteria will be needed for high-quality upstream ethics work in the area of nanobiotechnology...
  4. doi request reprint Health as intra-systemic integrity: rethinking the foundations of systems biology and nanomedicine
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 51:432-49. 2008
    ..We also need a richer account of top-down causal paths if we are to appropriately understand diseases as disruptions of inter- and intra-systemic integrity...
  5. doi request reprint The Institute of Medicine's reports on quality and safety: paradoxes and tensions
    George Khushf
    Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    HEC Forum 20:1-14. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Upstream ethics in nanomedicine: a call for research
    George Khushf
    University of South Carolina, Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Nanomedicine (Lond) 2:511-21. 2007
    ..Many of these challenges concern rate-limiting steps in nanomedical research, and they should be prominently featured in developing nanomedicine initiatives...
  7. ncbi request reprint Open questions in the ethics of convergence
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy and Center for Bioethics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Med Philos 32:299-310. 2007
    ..After historically situating NBIC Convergence in the context of earlier bioethical debate on genetics, ten questions are raised in areas related to the ethics of Convergence, indicating where future research is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Systems theory and the ethics of human enhancement: a framework for NBIC convergence
    George Khushf
    Humanities Director, Center for Bioethics, and Department of Philosophy, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1013:124-49. 2004
    ..I close by extending Engel's model so that it addresses all areas of enhancement envisioned as a part of NBIC convergence, and then identify areas where future research is still needed...
  9. doi request reprint A matter of respect: a defense of the dead donor rule and of a "whole-brain" criterion for determination of death
    George Khushf
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    J Med Philos 35:330-64. 2010
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  10. ncbi request reprint Engelhardt, the IK, and the Foundations of Bioethics
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy, University of South Carolina Columbia, Carolina Plaza, Rm 1508, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    HEC Forum 14:325-34. 2002
  11. ncbi request reprint A sympathetic but critical assessment of nanotechnology initiatives
    Robert Best
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of South Carolina, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 34:655-7. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint The social conditions for nanomedicine: disruption, systems, and lock-in
    Robert Best
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 34:733-40. 2006
    ..First, low-end disruptions that are intrinsically unpredictable but limited in scope, and second, high end disruptions that involve broader societal issues but can be anticipated, allowing opportunity for ethical reflection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Owning up to our agendas: on the role and limits of science in debates about embryos and brain death
    George Khushf
    Department of Philosophy at the University of South Carolina and USC Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities, SC, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 34:58-76, 4. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Setting organizational ethics within a broader social and legal context
    George Khushf
    HEC Forum 14:77-85. 2002