Alexander A Kon

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Choices physicians would make if they were the parents of a child with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Alexander A Kon
    Section of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of California Davis, Ticon II, Room 228, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1506-9, A9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Silent decisions or veiled paternalism? Physicians are not experts in judging character
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, Department of Pediatrics, Ticon II, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:40-2. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Neonatal euthanasia is unsupportable: the Groningen protocol should be abandoned
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Theor Med Bioeth 28:453-63. 2007
  4. pmc The Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Consortium and the translational research model
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:58-60; discussion W1-3. 2008
  5. pmc Real pragmatism, kids, and the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA)
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, Department of Pediatrics, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:45-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Healthcare providers must offer palliative treatment to parents of neonates with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:844-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Complex bioethics consultation in rural hospitals: using telemedicine to bring academic bioethicists into outlying communities
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 15:264-7. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Neonatal euthanasia
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Semin Perinatol 33:377-83. 2009
  9. pmc The role of empirical research in bioethics
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Bioeth 9:59-65. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Palliative treatment: redefining interventions to treat suffering near the end of life
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:643-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Choices physicians would make if they were the parents of a child with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Alexander A Kon
    Section of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of California Davis, Ticon II, Room 228, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1506-9, A9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Silent decisions or veiled paternalism? Physicians are not experts in judging character
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, Department of Pediatrics, Ticon II, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:40-2. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Neonatal euthanasia is unsupportable: the Groningen protocol should be abandoned
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Theor Med Bioeth 28:453-63. 2007
    ..I conclude that because the primary duty of physicians is to never harm their patients, neonatal euthanasia cannot be supported...
  4. pmc The Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Consortium and the translational research model
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:58-60; discussion W1-3. 2008
  5. pmc Real pragmatism, kids, and the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA)
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California, Davis, Department of Pediatrics, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:45-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Healthcare providers must offer palliative treatment to parents of neonates with hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:844-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Complex bioethics consultation in rural hospitals: using telemedicine to bring academic bioethicists into outlying communities
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 15:264-7. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Neonatal euthanasia
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Semin Perinatol 33:377-83. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc The role of empirical research in bioethics
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Bioeth 9:59-65. 2009
    ..I conclude by demonstrating how philosophical inquiry and empirical research can work cooperatively to further normative ethics...
  10. doi request reprint Palliative treatment: redefining interventions to treat suffering near the end of life
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:643-6. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The risky business of assessing research risk
    Alexander A Kon
    University of California Davis, Department of Pediatrics, Ticon II, 2516 StocktonBlvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:21-2. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Using telemedicine to improve communication during paediatric resuscitations
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Critical Care Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:261-4. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Answering the question: "Doctor, if this were your child, what would you do?"
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California at Davis, 2516 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Pediatrics 118:393-7. 2006
  14. pmc Resident-generated versus instructor-generated cases in ethics and professionalism training
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and the Program in Bioethics at the University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 1:E10. 2006
    ..The IGCs were landmark cases and cases from the experience of the course instructors, while the RGCs were selected by the residents themselves. Residents were then surveyed to assess the strengths and weaknesses of each format...
  15. ncbi request reprint How pediatricians counsel parents when no "best-choice" management exists: lessons to be learned from hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics and Program in Bioethics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:436-41. 2004
    ..Three mutually exclusive management options exist: the Norwood palliative procedure, cardiac transplantation, and comfort care without surgical intervention...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assent in pediatric research
    Alexander A Kon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1806-10. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint When parents refuse treatment for their child
    Alexander A Kon
    Program in Bioethics and Department of Pediatrics, University of California Davis, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    JONAS Healthc Law Ethics Regul 8:5-9, quiz 10-1. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint The association of race and ethnicity with rates of drug and alcohol testing among US trauma patients
    Alexander A Kon
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and The Program in Bioethics, Department of Pediatric, University of California, Davis, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Health Policy 69:159-67. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association of race and ethnicity with rates of alcohol and drug testing among adult US trauma patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Home pediatric compassionate extubation: bridging intensive and palliative care
    Ted Zwerdling
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:224-8. 2006
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Genital surgery for disorders of sex development: implementing a shared decision-making approach
    Katrina Karkazis
    Center for Biomedical Ethics, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 23:789-805. 2010
    ..As long as controversy persists regarding surgery for DSD, an SDM process can facilitate the increased sharing of relevant information essential for making important health care decisions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of race and ethnicity on alcohol and drug testing of adolescents admitted with trauma
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:1253-9. 2003
    ..To describe the incidence of alcohol and drug testing in adolescents admitted for traumatic injury and to analyze these results with reference to race, ethnicity, and gender differences...
  22. doi request reprint Burnout assessment in house officers: evaluation of an intervention to reduce stress
    Jay M Milstein
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Med Teach 31:338-41. 2009
    ..Medical house officers are at increased risk for stress related symptoms leading to professional burnout...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of physician directiveness: using hypoplastic left heart syndrome as a model
    Alexander A Kon
    Section of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and the Program in Bioethics at the University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    J Perinatol 24:500-4. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that surgeons are more directive than pediatricians in discussions with parents of critically ill children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for support of the family in the patient-centered intensive care unit: American College of Critical Care Medicine Task Force 2004-2005
    Judy E Davidson
    Crit Care Med 35:605-22. 2007
    ..To develop clinical practice guidelines for the support of the patient and family in the adult, pediatric, or neonatal patient-centered ICU...
  25. doi request reprint Informed nondissent rather than informed assent
    Alexander A Kon
    Chest 133:320-1; author reply 321. 2008