Summary: The principles of proper professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
Publications304 found, 100 shown here
- Teaching medical ethics in a medical college in IndiaG D Ravindran
St John s Medical College Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Natl Med J India 10:288-9. 1997To the best of our knowledge, medical ethics is not taught as a separate subject in Indian medical colleges. St John's Medical College has a programme for teaching medical ethics to its undergraduate students...
- Review of measurement instruments in clinical and research ethics, 1999-2003B K Redman
Wayne State University, 5557 Cass Avenue, Suite 100, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
J Med Ethics 32:153-6. 2006..Bioethicists use a wide range of methods for knowledge development and verification; each method should meet stringent standards of quality...
- Some thoughts on history and "healing relationships"Joel D Howell
University of Michigan, USA
Am J Bioeth 6:80-2. 2006
- Will international human rights subsume medical ethics? Intersections in the UNESCO Universal Bioethics DeclarationT A Faunce
Law Faculty, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
J Med Ethics 31:173-8. 2005..It appears likely to include many articles directly related to medical ethics. The declaration may well evolve, like the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, into a component of ..
- Before the white coat: perceptions of professional lapses in the pre-clerkshipShiphra Ginsburg
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Med Educ 39:12-9. 2005....
- Medical ethics and law for doctors of tomorrow: the 1998 Consensus Statement updatedG M Stirrat
Centre for Ethics in Medicine, Hampton House, Cotham Hill, Bristol BS6 6AU, UK
J Med Ethics 36:55-60. 2010..We suggest that these standards can only be achieved when the teaching and learning of medical ethics, law and professionalism are fundamental to, and thoroughly integrated both vertically and horizontally ..
- A survey of medical ethics education at U.S. and Canadian medical schoolsLisa Soleymani Lehmann
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120 1613 USA
Acad Med 79:682-9. 2004To assess the format, content, method, and placement of medical ethics education in medical schools; the faculty and curricular resources and institutional structure and support of medical ethics; and the perceptions of ethics education ..
- Doctors' stories, patients' stories: a narrative approach to teaching medical ethicsB Nicholas
Bioethics Research Centre, Otago University, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Med Ethics 23:295-9. 1997..We review the theoretical basis of narrative ethics, and the structure of and response to the two-day workshop...
- The patient-physician relationship. Narrative medicine: a model for empathy, reflection, profession, and trustR Charon
Division of General Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, PH 9 East, Room 105, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
JAMA 286:1897-902. 2001..By bridging the divides that separate physicians from patients, themselves, colleagues, and society, narrative medicine offers fresh opportunities for respectful, empathic, and nourishing medical care...
- The Health On the Net Code of Conduct for medical and health WebsitesC Boyer
Health On the Net Foundation, Geneva, Switzerland
Comput Biol Med 28:603-10. 1998..This article presents the HONcode and its evolution since it was launched in 1996...
- Prepublication review of medical ethics research: cause for concernDavid C Landy
Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
Acad Med 84:495-7. 2009Although medical ethics research is frequently published in medical journals, little is known about the prepublication review such articles receive...
- Helping medical students to find their moral compasses: ethics teaching for second and third year undergraduatesS Roff
Centre for Medical Education, Dundee University Medical School, UK
J Med Ethics 30:487-9. 2004..The course is easy to resource for the school and has received universally high evaluations from the students since its inception...
- The need for medical ethics education in family medicine trainingHelen Manson
Dundee University Medical School, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, Scotland
Fam Med 40:658-64. 2008Professional and accreditation organizations have endorsed medical ethics as a fundamental component of education for family medicine trainees...
- Islamic medical ethics: a primerAasim I Padela
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Bioethics 21:169-78. 2007..This paper aims to provide an overview of Islamic Medical Ethics. Beginning with a definition of Islamic Medical Ethics, the reader will be introduced to the scope of Islamic ..
- Will medical ethics be a casualty of the war on terror?Emily A Keram
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:6-8. 2006
- Knowledge and attitudes of doctors on medical ethics in a teaching hospital, ManipurAkoijam S Brogen
Community Medicine Department, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, Manipur 795 004, India
Indian J Med Ethics 6:194-7. 2009This study aimed to assess the knowledge of and attitudes to, medical ethics among doctors in the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Imphal, Manipur...
- Deception, discrimination, and fear of reprisal: lessons in ethics from third-year medical studentsCatherine V Caldicott
Center for Bioethics and Humanities, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 725 Irving Avenue, Suite 406, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Acad Med 80:866-73. 2005....
- The evolution of medical ethics education at the Medical College of WisconsinArthur R Derse
Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
WMJ 105:18-20. 2006
- Viewpoint: teaching professionalism: is medical morality a competency?Thomas S Huddle
Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, FOT 722, 1530 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
Acad Med 80:885-91. 2005..To be valid, assessment of professionalism must be subjective, narrative, personal, undertaken during periods of stress, and obtained during routine activity (rather than on special occasions)...
- Teaching medical ethics to undergraduate students in post-apartheid South Africa, 2003 2006Keymanthri Moodley
Professor Keymanthri Moodley, Bioethics Unit Tygerberg Division, Faculty of Health Sciences and Centre for Applied Ethics, University of Stellenbosch, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
J Med Ethics 33:673-7. 2007..The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) subsequently realised the importance of medical ethics education and encouraged the introduction of such teaching in all medical schools in the country...
- Teaching and assessing medical ethics: where are we now?K Mattick
Institute of Clinical Education, Peninsula Medical School, St Luke s Campus, University of Exeter, Heavitree Road, Exeter EX1 2LU, UK
J Med Ethics 32:181-5. 2006To characterise UK undergraduate medical ethics curricula and to identify opportunities and threats to teaching and learning.
- [Medical ethics teaching]Alena M Buyx
The Harvard University Program in Ethics and Health, Boston, MA, USA
Wien Klin Wochenschr 120:655-64. 2008In most European countries, medical ethics has become a more or less established subject in medical school curricula. Accordingly, the need to evaluate its success has arisen...
- Understanding, being, and doing: medical ethics in medical educationRosamond Rhodes
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Graduate School, City University of New York, USA
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 12:39-53. 2003
- Avoiding evasion: medical ethics education and emotion theoryC Leget
University Medical Centre Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, 232 EFG Nijmegen, 6500 HB, The Netherlands
J Med Ethics 30:490-3. 2004..and analyses some important strategies of evasion and factors of hindrance that are met in the teaching of medical ethics to undergraduate medical students...
- Teachers' responsibility: a Socratic dialogue about teaching medical ethicsGerald Neitzke
Department of History, Ethics, and Theory of Medicine, Hannover Medical School, Germany
Med Teach 25:92-3. 2003..He meets Paidagogos (PA),a teacher of medical ethics in the ancient Polis of Athens...
- Contemporary medical ethics: an overview from IranBagher Larijani
Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
Dev World Bioeth 8:192-6. 2008..In this article, contemporary medical ethics in Iran, and the related moral philosophy, have been reviewed in brief and we have discussed some of the ..
- Ethics and the management of the patient with intersex: a middle wayJ Daaboul
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Children 's Hospital of Oakland, CA, USA
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 14:1575-83. 2001..We argue for a middle way, involving shared decision making with parents of children with intersex and the honoring of parental preferences for or against surgery...
- Jewish medical ethics and end-of-life careBarry M Kinzbrunner
J Palliat Med 7:558-73. 2004..Jewish medical ethics as derived from Jewish law, has definitions for the four cardinal values of secular medical ethics: autonomy, ..
- Bed rationing and allocation in the intensive care unitG A Skowronski
Intensive Care Unit, St George Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Curr Opin Crit Care 7:480-4. 2001..Physicians have an ethical and social responsibility to further develop the tools to inform community debate on these issues...
- The impact of three years' ethics teaching, in an integrated medical curriculum, on students' proposed behaviour on meeting ethical dilemmasJohn Goldie
Department of General Practice, University of Glasgow, UK
Med Educ 36:489-97. 2002..To evaluate the impact of 3 years' ethics teaching (30 hours mainly small group teaching in year 1, 14 hours mainly lecture-type teaching in years 2 and 3) on students' proposed behaviour on encountering ethical dilemmas...
- Medical ethics and Islam: principles and practiceA R Gatrad
Manor Hospital, Walsall NHS Trust, Moat Road, Walsall WS2 2PS, UK
Arch Dis Child 84:72-75. 2001..In this paper we simplify and highlight certain key teachings in Islamic medical ethics and explore their applications...
- The Tulane Electrical Brain Stimulation Program a historical case study in medical ethicsA A Baumeister
Department of Psychology, 236 Audubon Hall, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
J Hist Neurosci 9:262-78. 2000..This review recounts the history of the Tulane program with particular emphasis on the ethical propriety of the work. Factors that shaped the historical context in which the Tulane experiments were conducted are discussed...
- Human rights from the Nuremberg Doctors Trial to the Geneva Declaration. Persons and institutions in medical ethics and historyAndreas Frewer
Institut fur Geschichte und Ethik der Medizin, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen Nuremberg, Glueckstr 10, 91054, Erlangen, Germany
Med Health Care Philos 13:259-68. 2010..During the first conference of the World Medical Association (September 1947) issues of medical ethics played a major role: and a new document was drafted concerning the values of the medical profession...
- Health industry practices that create conflicts of interest: a policy proposal for academic medical centersTroyen A Brennan
Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
JAMA 295:429-33. 2006..We propose a policy under which academic medical centers would take the lead in eliminating the conflicts of interest that still characterize the relationship between physicians and the health care industry...
- Residents' perceptions over time of pharmaceutical industry interactions and gifts and the effect of an educational interventionJohn A Schneider
Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Acad Med 81:595-602. 2006..To describe change in residents' attitudes toward gifts from and interactions with industry and to measure the effects of a formal educational workshop on changes in perceptions...
- Teaching medical ethics: what is the impact of role models? Some experiences from Swedish medical schoolsN Lynoe
Centre for Bioethics, LIME, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
J Med Ethics 34:315-6. 2008The goal of the present study was to elucidate what influences medical students' attitudes and interests in medical ethics. At the end of their first, fifth and last terms, 409 medical students from all six medical schools in Sweden ..
- The contribution of Kantian moral theory to contemporary medical ethics: a critical analysisFriedrich Heubel
Philipps University, D 35037, Marburg, Germany
Med Health Care Philos 8:5-18. 2005Kantian deontology is one of three classic moral theories, among virtue ethics and consequentialism. Issues in medical ethics are frequently addressed within a Kantian paradigm, at least --although not exclusively--in European medical ..
- Are gifts from pharmaceutical companies ethically problematic? A survey of physiciansAllan S Brett
Department of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia 29203, USA
Arch Intern Med 163:2213-8. 2003..We sought to determine the degree to which physicians regarded common pharmaceutical marketing activities as ethically problematic, and to compare the views of experienced physicians and physicians-in-training...
- Medical ethics in the Islamic Republic of IranB Larijani
Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
East Mediterr Health J 11:1061-72. 2005..b>Medical ethics has a long history in our country, and great Iranian physicians laid special emphasis on teaching and ..
- Strengthening medical ethics by strategic planning in the Islamic Republic of IranBagher Larijani
Director and Chief Scientific Officer, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Floor 5, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Avenue, Tehran 14114, Iran
Dev World Bioeth 6:106-10. 2006To bring attention to medical ethics and to enhance the quality of health care in Iran, the Ministry of Health and Medical Education has introduced a strategic plan for medical ethics at a national level...
- Changes in students' moral development during medical school: a cohort studyJohane Patenaude
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sherbrooke and the Centre for Clinical Research, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke, QC
CMAJ 168:840-4. 2003..We assessed progress in moral reasoning in a cohort of medical students over the first 3 years of their education...
- Clarifying appeals to dignity in medical ethics from an historical perspectiveRieke van der Graaf
Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht
Bioethics 23:151-60. 2009Over the past few decades the concept of (human) dignity has deeply pervaded medical ethics. Appeals to dignity, however, are often unclear...
- Discrepancies between perceptions by physicians and nursing staff of intensive care unit end-of-life decisionsEdouard Ferrand
Unité de Réanimation Chirurgicale et Traumatologique, Service d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, 51 rue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil Cedex, France
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1310-5. 2003..Recommendations and legislation may help to build consensus and avoid conflicts among caregivers at each step of the decision-making process...
- Medical ethics and double effect: the case of terminal sedationJoseph Boyle
Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto, St Michael s College, Ontario, Canada
Theor Med Bioeth 25:51-60. 2004..The paper further explains how the moral weight of the distinction between intended harms and merely foreseen harms in the doctrine of double effect can be justified by appeal to a limitation on the human capacity to pursue good...
- Teaching medical ethics: implementation and evaluation of a new course during residency training in bahrainMariam Al-Jalahma
Kingdom of Bahrain, Family Practice Residency Program, Ministry of Health, Bahrain
Educ Health (Abingdon) 17:62-72. 2004..The major educational goal was to enable the participants to critically analyse and resolve ethical dilemmas based on sound ethical and moral reasoning...
- Ethics manual: fifth editionLois Snyder
American College of Physicians, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
Ann Intern Med 142:560-82. 2005..The fifth edition of the College's Ethics Manual covers emerging issues in medical ethics and revisits old ones...
- Hunger strikes at Guantanamo--medical ethics and human rights in a "legal black hole"George J Annas
Department of Health Law, Bioethics, and Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 355:1377-82. 2006
- Measuring professionalism: a review of studies with instruments reported in the literature between 1982 and 2002J Jon Veloski
Center for Research in Medical Education and Health Care, Jefferson Medical College, 1025 Walnut Street, Suite 119, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Acad Med 80:366-70. 2005..To describe the measurement properties of instruments reported in the literature that faculty might use to measure professionalism in medical students and residents...
- Decreasing GME training stress to foster residents' professionalismDarren P Mareiniss
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Acad Med 79:825-31. 2004..Accordingly, the author suggests environmental changes to decrease residency stress as the most effective means of promoting the new ACGME requirements and the ideals of professionalism...
- [Deliberate termination of life in newborns in The Netherlands; review of all 22 reported cases between 1997 and 2004]H M Laane
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:1134-5; author reply 1135. 2005
- Why should we bother? Ethical and social issues in individualized medicineNorbert W Paul
Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz Medical School, Institute for History, Philosophy and Ethics of Medicine, Am Pulverturm 13, 55131 Mainz, Germany
Curr Drug Targets 7:1721-7. 2006....
- Ethics in practice: managed care and the changing health care environment: medicine as a profession managed care ethics working group statementGail J Povar
Cameron Medical Group, George Washington University, 8700 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20817, USA
Ann Intern Med 141:131-6. 2004....
- Argument-based medical ethics: a formal tool for critically appraising the normative medical ethics literatureLaurence B McCullough
Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1097-102. 2004..there currently is no formal tool for physicians to use in their critical appraisal of the normative medical ethics literature...
- Oaths for physicians--necessary protection or elaborate hoax?Erich H Loewy
Department of Philosophy, University of California, Davis 95670, USA
MedGenMed 9:7. 2007..That virtually all codes of the American Medical Association (AMA) as well as the various specialties insist that physicians work toward universal access is stressed...
- Ethics needs principles--four can encompass the rest--and respect for autonomy should be "first among equals"R Gillon
Centre for Primary Care and Social Medicine Ethics Unit, Imperial College London, UK
J Med Ethics 29:307-12. 2003It is hypothesised and argued that "the four principles of medical ethics" can explain and justify, alone or in combination, all the substantive and universalisable claims of medical ethics and probably of ethics more generally...
- Viewpoint: today's professionalism: engaging the mind but not the heartJack Coulehan
Division of Medicine in Society, Department of Preventive Medicine, HSC L3 086, Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8036, USA
Acad Med 80:892-8. 2005..This approach involves four specific catalysts: professionalism role-modeling, self-awareness, narrative competence, and community service...
- [A questionnaire on medical ethics in medical education. Good examples and time for reflection are missing]Niels Lynoe
Centrum för bioetik, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
Lakartidningen 104:676-8. 2007
- Informed consentLaurence B McCullough
Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Clin Perinatol 34:275-85, vi. 2007..This article provides an account of the physician's obligations in the informed consent process in terms of ethics and law...
- Medical researchers' ancillary clinical care responsibilitiesLeah Belsky
Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20898, USA
BMJ 328:1494-6. 2004
- [Patient's consent to treatment with reference to the development of medical ethics]Władysław Nasiłowski
Katedry Medycyny Sadowej, Slaskiej Akademii Medycznej w Katowicach
Wiad Lek 60:198-200. 2007..of the patient's rights to informed consent to treatment has been discussed with reference to codes of medical ethics. The expression of the patient's rights and recognition of his/her active part in the course of treatment was ..
- 'Brain death': should it be reconsidered?K G Karakatsanis
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Spinal Cord 46:396-401. 2008..To evaluate whether current clinical criteria and confirmatory tests for the diagnosis of 'brain death' satisfy the requirements for the irreversible cessation of all functions of the entire brain including the brainstem...
- "Brain death" is not deathPaul A Byrne
Dept of Pediatrics and Neonatology, St Charles Mercy Hospital and, Medical College of Ohio Address 2600 Navarre Ave, Oregon, OH 43616, USA
Adv Exp Med Biol 550:43-9. 2004
- Medical-ethics teaching in Canadian physical medicine and rehabilitation residency training programsJeff Blackmer
The Rehabilitation Centre, 505 Smyth Rd, Ottawa ON K1H 8M2, Canada
Ann R Coll Physicians Surg Can 35:574-8. 2002..There have been no studies to determine how and to what extent this teaching is done in physical medicine and rehabilitation training programs...
- The Human Tissue Act (2004), anatomical examination and the importance of body donation in Northern IrelandSamantha J Taylor
Division of Basic Medical Sciences Anatomy, School of Medicine and Dentistry, The Queen s University of Belfast, Whitla Medical Building, 97 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7BL, United Kingdom
Ulster Med J 76:124-6. 2007
- Revisiting the biomedicalization of aging: clinical trends and ethical challengesSharon R Kaufman
Institute for Health and Aging, Box 0646, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0646, USA
Gerontologist 44:731-8. 2004..We argue that societal expectations about longevity and standard medical care come together today in a shifting ethics of normalcy, with unexplored socio-cultural ramifications...
- Can residents be professional in 80 or fewer hours a week?Julie R Rosenbaum
Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06721, USA
Am J Med 117:846-50. 2004
- Ethics and evidence based surgeryG M Stirrat
University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
J Med Ethics 30:160-5. 2004..The situation is improving but inevitable tensions remain between the surgeon committed to the individual patient here and now, and the clinical researcher whose focus is the benefit of future patients in the larger community...
- Role of brain death and the dead-donor rule in the ethics of organ transplantationRobert D Truog
Department of Anesthesiology, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
Crit Care Med 31:2391-6. 2003..Finally, we point out parallel developments, both domestically and abroad, that reflect both implicit and explicit support for our proposal...
- Dying as a social relationship: a sociological review of debates on the determination of deathAllan Kellehear
Department of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath, The Avenue, Claverton Down, Bath, UK
Soc Sci Med 66:1533-44. 2008..This paper provides a sociological outline of these problems through a review of the key literature on the determination of death...
- Using empirical research to formulate normative ethical principles in biomedicineMette Ebbesen
Centre for Bioethics, University of Aarhus, Taasingegade 3, Building 1443, DK 8000, Aarhus C, Denmark
Med Health Care Philos 10:33-48. 2007..We also show how to use existing bioethical principles as inspiration for interpreting the empirical findings of qualitative studies. This may help researchers design their own empirical studies in the field of ethics...
- Professionalism, profession and the virtues of the good physicianEdmund D Pellegrino
Center for Clinical Bioethics, GUMC, 4000 Reservoir Road NW, Building D Room 234, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 69:378-84. 2002..This essay undertakes to provide a philosophical grounding for ethically responsible professionalism in the phenomena of clinical medicine, in the character of the professional, and in virtue theory...
- Empirical research in bioethical journals. A quantitative analysisP Borry
Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 3, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
J Med Ethics 32:240-5. 2006The objective of this research is to analyse the evolution and nature of published empirical research in the fields of medical ethics and bioethics.
- Rethinking the ethical framework for surrogate decision making: a qualitative study of physiciansAlexia M Torke
Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, USA
J Clin Ethics 19:110-9. 2008
- Ethics education and physician moralityM L Gross
Department of Political Science, The University of Haifa, Mt Carmel, Israel
Soc Sci Med 49:329-42. 1999b>Medical ethics education remains an important venue of moral education. In spite of the intensity of these efforts, the desired outcomes of medical ethics education remain obscure, undefined and largely untested...
- Organ donation, patients' rights, and medical responsibilities at the end of lifeAna S Iltis
Department of Health Care Ethics, St Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Crit Care Med 37:310-5. 2009..To examine the revised UAGA that may alter the ethics and law of EOL medical care in the United States. To analyze the revised UAGA in light of established legal and ethical standards...
- Medical ethics in surgical wards: knowledge, attitude and practice of surgical team members in KarachiB Shiraz
Department of Surgery, Ziauddin Medical University Hospital, 169 B, Block 3, PECHS, Karachi, Pakistan
Indian J Med Ethics 2:94-6. 2005A survey was undertaken to assess the knowledge, attitude and practice of medical ethics among surgical residents and interns in three teaching hospitals of Karachi, Pakistan. 101 out of 120 completed responses were included in the study...
- Military medical ethics--physician first, last, alwaysGeorge J Annas
Department of Health Law, Bioethics, and Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 359:1087-90. 2008
- Medical ethics education: to what ends?M L Gross
Department of Political Science, University of Haifa, Mt Carmel, Haifa, Israel
J Eval Clin Pract 7:387-97. 2001The goals of medical ethics education comprise several dimensions: legal duties to secure informed consent, tell the truth and protect confidentiality; objective competencies that include an understanding of DNR regulations and surrogate ..
- Medical ethics education: where are we? Where should we be going? A reviewRachael E Eckles
Division of Hematology Oncology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 535 Barnhill Drive, Room 473, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Acad Med 80:1143-52. 2005..Following this review, the authors summarize the deficits in the current literature and provide recommendations for future inquiries on medical ethics education.
- Medical ethics in contemporary clinical practiceJohn R Williams
Ethics Unit, World Medical Association, France
J Chin Med Assoc 68:495-9. 2005..The ethical policies of the World Medical Association provide the basis for determining appropriate physician conduct on these matters. The article concludes with reflections on the need for international standards of medical ethics.
- On acts, omissions and responsibilityJohn Coggon
Centre for Social Ethics and Policy and Institute for Science, Ethics and Innovation, School of Law, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
J Med Ethics 34:576-9. 2008
- [Questionable basis for 'hopeless and unbearable suffering' as the criterion for the active termination of life in newborns with spina bifida]E J O Kompanje
Erasmus MC, Postbus 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2067-9. 2005..and on what basis should a given situation be regarded as an 'emergency situation'?; (b) what qualifies as a very severe form of spina bifida?; (c) what kind of care should be provided after the decision to withhold active care?..
- Coercive US interrogation policies: a challenge to medical ethicsLeonard Rubenstein
Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Mass, USA
JAMA 294:1544-9. 2005
- Egyptian doctors who took part in forced HIV testing "violated medical ethics"Peter Moszynski
BMJ 336:855. 2008
- Integrity in the care of elderly people, as narrated by female physiciansAnn Nordam
Centre for Medical Ethics, University of Oslo, PO Box 1130, Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
Nurs Ethics 10:388-403. 2003..Both Ricoeur's concept of an ethics of memory and Aristotle's virtue ethics are presented in the discussion of too little and too much treatment...
- Lethal injection, autonomy, and the proper ends of medicine: a response to David SilverGerald Dworkin
Departmentof Philosophy, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Bioethics 17:212-4. 2003
- Informed consent/assent in children. Statement of the Ethics Working Group of the Confederation of European Specialists in Paediatrics (CESP)Maria De Lourdes Levy
University Clinic of Pediatrics, Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisbon, Portugal
Eur J Pediatr 162:629-33. 2003..However, parents may also refuse to consent and in this case national laws and legal mechanisms for resolving disputes may be used...
- A stain on medical ethicsMichael Wilks
BMA House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, UK
Lancet 366:429-31. 2005
- Professionalism in medicineOlli S Miettinen
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 9:353-6. 2003..We also see challenges not to, but in, medical professionalism - first and foremost in the profession's definition of good practices and the payer's confinement of insurance coverage to these...
- Informed consent and some of its problems in PakistanRobyna Irshad Khan
Department of Anesthesiology, The Aga Khan University, Karachi
J Pak Med Assoc 58:82-4. 2008..There needs to be a consideration for both beneficence and autonomy with emphasis on balancing and doing equal justice to both...
- Evidence-based medicine and its role in ethical decision-makingPascal Borry
Center for Biomedical Ethics and Law, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer, Leuven, Belgium
J Eval Clin Pract 12:306-11. 2006The recent emergence of evidence-based medicine (EBM) presents medical ethics with the challenge of analyzing what is the current best medical evidence in ethical decision making...
- The moral distinction between killing and letting die in medical casesJoachim Asscher
School of Philosophy and Bioethics, Monash University, VIC 3800, Australia
Bioethics 22:278-85. 2008..Medical examples are frequently complicated because patients' autonomous choices impact upon medical practitioners' surrounding responsibility...
- Toward a reconstruction of a professional medical moralityAngelo E Volandes
Brigham and Women s Hospital, USA
Am J Bioeth 6:88-9. 2006
- Who decides--the patient, the physician or the rabbi?Shimon M Glick
Lord Rabbi Immanuel Jakobovits Center for Jewish Medical Ethics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University, Israel
Assia Jew Med Ethics 4:20-30. 2004
- Toward a reconstruction of medical moralityEdmund D Pellegrino
Georgetown University, USA
Am J Bioeth 6:65-71. 2006..Nevertheless, a reconstruction of professional ethics based on a new appreciation of what makes for a true healing relationship between patient and physician is both possible and necessary...
- Disclosure of individual surgeon's performance rates during informed consent: ethical and epistemological considerationsIngrid Burger
Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Ann Surg 245:507-13. 2007....
- Should confidentiality in medicine be absolute?John Balint
Alden March Bioethics Institute, Albany Medical College, USA
Am J Bioeth 6:19-20; discussion W32-4. 2006
- A defense of unqualified medical confidentialityKenneth Kipnis
University of Hawaii, Manoa, USA
Am J Bioeth 6:7-18. 2006..It is shown how the protective purpose to be furthered by reporting is defeated by the practice of reporting. Hence there is no conflict between confidentiality and the professional responsibility to protect endangered third parties...
- Pellegrino and medicine: a critical revisionKatherine Wasson
National Cancer Institute, USA
Am J Bioeth 6:90-1. 2006
- Should health care professionals encourage living kidney donation?Medard T Hilhorst
Department of Medical Ethics and Philosophy room AE 342, Faculty of Medicine and Health Care, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Med Health Care Philos 10:81-90. 2007..We refer to Stephen Toulmin's model of the structure of logical argument, the Rawlsian model of reflective equilibrium, and Thomas Nagel's representation of the particularistic position...
- Ethical Issues Regarding Women in Health ResearchANNE LYERLY; Fiscal Year: 2007..She will participate as a Faculty Associate at the Center for the Study of Medical Ethics and Humanities and continue work in the Center for Genome Ethics Law and Policy and the Center for Women's ..
- Decision-making about cancer screening among older womenCatherine Messina; Fiscal Year: 2007..Health decisions consistent with patient preferences and values are supported by medical ethics and encouraged by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force...
- Clinical Basis Investigations into MLS/Leopard SyndromeTheresa Pacheco; Fiscal Year: 2007..for new diagnostic and therapeutic methodologies, and (iii) will pursue extensive coursework in research and medical ethics; and will obtain experience with health sciences research, human genetics, molecular and cellular biological ..
- Naltrexone and alprazolam-induced fMRI changesCHRIS STREETER; Fiscal Year: 2005..This application proposal includes two components: formal training in MR technology, statistical analysis and medical ethics and a specific research project defined below...
- Enhancing Mental Health Services to Children with AutismThomas Nesbitt; Fiscal Year: 2004..medical sociology, special education and adult learning, public relations and marketing, political science, medical ethics and law, child psychiatry, child psychology, communication sciences and technology, and autism treatment...
- Better Decisions, Better Care: Theories of Medical Decision Making and HealthVALERIE REYNA; Fiscal Year: 2006..cost effectiveness analysis, health economics, meta-analysis, computational methods, decision psychology, and medical ethics. We seek support for one symposium, a workshop, and 9 short courses...
- ADVANCED TECHNIQUES FOR CANCER IMAGINGGARY GLAZER; Fiscal Year: 2007..period, trainees will participate in courses in clinical cancer and imaging sciences, biostatistics and medical ethics, in seminars and conferences, and will be required to complete original, independent research...
- The Predictive Value of Pre-plus Disease in ROPDavid Wallace; Fiscal Year: 2007..grant application, project management, data analysis, statistical methods, communication of results, and medical ethics. To achieve these objectives, the candidate will (1) work under the direct supervision of Dr...
- Bias in Retransplantation Survival Models: Selection Criteria and Hepatitis CSCOTT BIGGINS; Fiscal Year: 2007..MSM) to enhance the survival benefit from scarce donor organs; and (3) implement applied mathematics and medical ethics in organ allocation policymaking. To achieve these goals, Dr...
- Understanding and Implementing End of Life PreferencesELIZABETH VIG; Fiscal Year: 2006..Her research to date has combined her interests in geriatrics, medical ethics, and the end of life...
- Vanderbilt Genome-Electronic Records ProjectDan Roden; Fiscal Year: 2007..together a team of investigators with nationally recognized records of accomplishment in genome science, medical ethics, bioinformatics, de-identification science, and translational and cardiovascular medicine to address four ..