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)
Publications313 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...
- 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....
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- [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?..
- 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...
- 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....
- 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)...
- 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...
- 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
- Will medical ethics be a casualty of the war on terror?Emily A Keram
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:6-8. 2006
- 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...
- [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
- Training pediatric house staff in evidence-based ethics: an exploratory controlled trialT L Major-Kincade
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Department of Pediatrics, Dallas, TX 77030-1503, USA
J Perinatol 21:161-6. 2001..3 vs. 2.4 criteria; p=0.05) or ethical issues considered in treatment recommendations for extremely premature infants (3.1 vs. 2.8 issues; p=0.35). CONCLUSION: Improved house staff training in evidence-based ethics is needed...
- Introduction to occupational medical ethicsEzekiel Emanuel
Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1156, USA
Occup Med 17:549-58. 2002..Furthermore, in occupational health research, rather than thinking of employees as a "vulnerable population" it may be more useful to regard them as a distinct community and apply the 23 specified protections of communities...
- 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 importance of including bio-medical ethics in the curriculum of health education institutesDhayakani Selvakumar
Christian Medical College, Vellore, South India, India
Educ Health (Abingdon) 17:93-6. 2004
- 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 ..
- Monitoring and manipulating brain function: new neuroscience technologies and their ethical implicationsMartha J Farah
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Hastings Cent Rep 34:35-45. 2004
- 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, ..
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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...
- The globalization of education in medical ethics and humanities: evolving pedagogy at Weill Cornell Medical College in QatarPablo Rodriguez Del Pozo
Division of Medical Ethics, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, F 173, New York, NY 10021, USA
Acad Med 80:135-40. 2005The authors discuss their experience in implementing a Medical Ethics and Humanities course for premedical students at Weill Cornell Medical College in the Arabian Gulf emirate of Qatar...
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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
- 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...
- 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...
- "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
- '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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- 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....
- 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
- 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...
- Coercive US interrogation policies: a challenge to medical ethicsLeonard Rubenstein
Physicians for Human Rights, Cambridge, Mass, USA
JAMA 294:1544-9. 2005
- 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.
- A stain on medical ethicsMichael Wilks
BMA House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, UK
Lancet 366:429-31. 2005
- 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...
- [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
- 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...
- 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...
- [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
- 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
- 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
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Egyptian doctors who took part in forced HIV testing "violated medical ethics"Peter Moszynski
BMJ 336:855. 2008
- 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...
- 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...
- [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 ..
- 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...
- 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
- 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
- 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 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...
- 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...
- 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
- 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
- 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...
- [Deliberate termination of life in newborns in The Netherlands; review of all 22 reported cases between 1997 and 2004]A A E Verhagen
Academisch Ziekenhuis, Beatrix Kinderkliniek, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:183-8. 2005..To gain insight into the reporting and assessment of active termination of life in newborns in The Netherlands. DESIGN; Retrospective...
- Issues in bioethics. Teaching medical ethics to health professionalsD E Aarons
West Indian Med J 51:59-63. 2002New medical technologies, public concern about medical ethics, and the advent of numerous ethical dilemmas in healthcare have led many medical schools to increase their formal teaching of ethics...
- Fostering professionalism in medical education: a call for improved assessment and meaningful incentivesWilliam H Shrank
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, CA 90073, USA
J Gen Intern Med 19:887-92. 2004..The third-year medicine clerkship provides an ideal opportunity for clinician-educators to play a leading role in evaluating, rewarding, and ultimately fostering professionalism in medical school graduates...
- 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...
- 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 ..
- An ethics core curriculum for Australasian medical SchoolsA J Braunack-Mayer
Department of Public Health, University of Adelaide, SA
Med J Aust 175:205-10. 2001..Attitudes that are important for medical students to develop include honesty, integrity and trustworthiness, empathy and compassion, respect, and responsibility, as well as critical self-appraisal and commitment to lifelong education...
- 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...
- Effect of physician specialty on outcomes in diabetic ketoacidosisC S Levetan
MedStar Research Institute, Washington, DC 20003 4393, USA
Diabetes Care 22:1790-5. 1999..The objective of this study was to investigate hospital charges and hospital length of stay (LOS) for patients with DKA according to the specialty of their primary care provider...
- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation for palliative care patients: a discussion of ethical issuesC Willard
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting, University of Manchester, UK
Palliat Med 14:308-12. 2000..This paper considers some of the ethical issues surrounding the use of CPR for palliative care patients in the hospital setting...
- 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...
- Health Care Disparities in the Pacific Islands Pacific Regional Medical ConferencSAIED SAFABAKHSH; Fiscal Year: 2011..Health on Guam, An epidemiology of chronic disease in Guam Health Disparities in Diabetes Current Opinions in Medical Ethics Chronic Kidney Disease for Primary care physicians in a medically underserved area Review on: Obesity and ..
- The Ethics of Fragile X Genetic Screening and Testing Across the LifespanKruti Acharya; Fiscal Year: 2012..Because of my training in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Developmental Disabilities, and Medical Ethics, I am uniquely qualified to pursue this goal and to become an independent investigator in this field...
- Bias in Retransplantation Survival Models: Selection Criteria and Hepatitis CScott W Biggins; Fiscal Year: 2011..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...
- MULTIDISCIPLINARY TRAINING PROGRAM IN LUNG DISEASETheodore J Standiford; Fiscal Year: 2013..making, economic assessment of medical interventions, appropriate utilization of medical technology and medical ethics. Fellows and mentors are reviewed by a committee that monitors the training and career development of fellows ..
- Enabling Medical Research Growth in Emergency MedicineBRIAN LESLIE STROM; Fiscal Year: 2013..exception from informed consent, regulatory requirements under exception from informed consent, and emergency medical ethics. In addition, the program will include elective courses, extensive independent readings, a research ..
- North American Fetal Therapy Network Biannual Scientific MeetingsAnthony Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013..authorities in the areas of fetal diagnosis and treatment and ad hoc members representing the specialties of medical ethics and biostatistics...
- Training Program in Biostatistics for Cancer ResearchMarina Vannucci; Fiscal Year: 2013..thus requires broad training in statistics, probability, computational methods, as well as cancer biology and medical ethics. The Department of Statistics, Rice University, and the departments in the Division of Quantitative Sciences ..
- Incorporation of Genomic Sequencing into Pediatric Cancer CareSharon E Plon; Fiscal Year: 2013..the United States and a track record of scholarship in ethical and social implications of genomics in the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy and physician-patient/parent communication in the Division of Health Outcome Services.
- Radiation exposure during imaging and shared decision makingLeslee J Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2012..CV imaging experts, physicists, and related scientists in the field of medical and environmental education, medical ethics, and information technology to devise strategies for enhanced patient and physician understanding of CV ..
- Childhood Diabetes Clinical &Molecular Research Training ProgramMICHAEL JOHN MACDONALD; Fiscal Year: 2012..to provide training in diabetes and insulin resistance, research techniques, statistics and study design, medical ethics, scientific writing and presentation skills, and preparation of grant applications...
- Surrogate Decision Making for Hospitalized Older AdultsALEXIA MARY TORKE; Fiscal Year: 2013..Dr. Torke began her medical career as a clinician educator in general internal medicine with a focus on medical ethics. After five years as a faculty member at Emory University, she went back into training to complete a ..
- Weill Cornell Training Program in Health Services ResearchMary E Charlson; Fiscal Year: 2013..health services research, behavioral science, biostatistics, health economics, informatics, health policy, and medical ethics, have collaborated on multiple, innovative and successful multidisciplinary research studies and training ..
- Research Fellowship in Geriatric Mood DisordersGeorge S Alexopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2013..Medicine, General Internal Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology and Services Research Program, Public Health and Medical Ethics;and 9) Leadership in 8 multisite studies...
- Training Movement Scientists: Focus on Prosthetics and OrthoticsT Richard Nichols; Fiscal Year: 2013..The students are also educated in the responsible conduct of research and biomedical medical ethics in a problem-based setting...
- Training in Cardiovascular Imaging ResearchChristopher M Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2013..physics and engineering, molecular imaging, statistics, epidemiology, clinical research methodology, and medical ethics. Research training is comprehensive and combines clinical and basic cardiovascular imaging research for each ..
- Training Researchers in Clinical Integrative Medicine (TRIM)Judith T Moskowitz; Fiscal Year: 2013..biostatistics, psychoneuroendocrinology, women's health, pediatrics, health services research, medical ethics, and psychiatry...
- Clinical Neuroengineering Training ProgramJUSTIN COLE WILLIAMS; Fiscal Year: 2013..questions;the formal course plan for our trainees includes clinical rotations in the hospital, a course in medical ethics and another in public policy...
- Vanderbilt Genome-Electronic Records ProjectDan M Roden; Fiscal Year: 2011..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 ..
- Stanford Cancer Imaging Training (SCIT) ProgramFRANK GRAHAM SOMMER; Fiscal Year: 2013..component includes 2 courses in the clinical/cancer sciences, 2 in imaging science, 1 in biostatistics, 1 in medical ethics ("Responsible Conduct of Research"), and attendance at a minimum of 6 multidisciplinary tumor boards...
- Restructuring and building capacity for Ethics Review at KEMRIBernard Lo; Fiscal Year: 2010..through this project will strengthen and enhance the Institute's collaboration with the UCSF Program in Medical Ethics, and will furthermore transform the research review system at KEMRI for use by all KEMRI researchers and ..
- Mentoring and Research in Integrative MedicineFrederick M Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2013..Bernard Lo, former director of the UCSF Program in Medical Ethics. UCSF provides an extremely rich and supportive scientific environment for Dr...
- International Public Health Research Ethics Education and Curriculum DevelopmentBenfu Li; Fiscal Year: 2007..With the support of CDC of China, Medical Ethics Program will work with School of Public Health and other programs of Peking University Health Science Center (..
- 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 ..
- Better Decisions, Better Care: Advancing decision support to improve health careNananda Col; Fiscal Year: 2006..cost-effectiveness analysis, health economics, meta-analysis, computational methods, decision psychology, and medical ethics. In this grant, we seek support for 2 symposia, a workshop, and 4 short courses...
- 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...
- CHILDREN AS RESEARCH SUBJECTS: HISTORY AND ETHICSPAUL EDELSON; Fiscal Year: 2001..of these studies, analysis of the ethical issues as understood at the time by physicians, by commentators in medical ethics and by the general public...
- 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...
- Ethical Issues Regarding Women in Health ResearchANNE LYERLY; Fiscal Year: 2009..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'..
- 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...
- Improving Dispute Resolution in Health CareDavid Studdert; Fiscal Year: 2003My training in law and health services research has led to interests in health law, health policy and medical ethics. Research to date has focused on medical malpractice...
- Orgins of American Medicine: New England, 1620-1723Norman Gevitz; Fiscal Year: 2004..and modality, male health care practitioners, medical education, women and healing, the experience of illness, medical ethics and jurisprudence, the conflict between Native American and English medicine, medical practitioners and ..
- 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...
- SIXTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AIDSPaul Volberding; Fiscal Year: 1990..and patients, and between scientists in a wide variety of disciplines ranging from molecular genetics to medical ethics is unprecedented...
- PREVENTING CHANGE TO REGULAR SMOKING IN COLLEGE STUDENTSKari Harris; Fiscal Year: 2005..in cancer prevention and control, advanced biostatistics, advanced epidemiology, nicotine addiction, and medical ethics. Research Program: The goals of the research program are to better understand the smoking behaviors of college ..
- PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF OSTEOPOROSIS & RISK FACTORS IN JRAC Rabinovich; Fiscal Year: 2000..Karrison. This coursework will augment Dr. Rabinovich's knowledge in health services research, medical ethics, research design, biostatistics and outcome studies. In addition, Dr...
- PEDIATRIC RHEUMATOLOGY TRAINING GRANTThomas Griffin; Fiscal Year: 2009..program is well supported by core facilities as well as by academic courses, including a mandatory course in medical ethics. Other available courses include immunobiology, molecular genetics, and epidemiology and biostatistics...
- Medicine and Health Care in Early ChristianityGARY FERNGREN; Fiscal Year: 2007..Chapter five will discuss the development of a specifically Christian form of medical ethics, which incorporated earlier Hippocratic medical ethics but modified them at important points and situated them ..
- Graduate Medical Education in GeneticsMargaret McGovern; Fiscal Year: 2004..development, medical education, medical genetics education, residency education, student evaluation and medical ethics. In addition, internal and external advisory committees will inform the project...
- A Website for Outpatient Quality of Life AssessmentAlbert Wu; Fiscal Year: 2006..and effectiveness research, quality of life assessment, information technology, social work, patient advocacy, medical ethics, law, and electronic medical records. The perspectives of patients and practicing clinicians will be included...
- Prevention &Treatment of HIV/AIDS in Adults and ChildrenALEXANDER CHERNOV; Fiscal Year: 2005..related to (1) prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS according to current WHO and western standards; (2) medical ethics, protection of human subjects, and establishment of an institutional review board (IRB) for protection of ..
- TARGETED RADIOTHERAPY FOR EWING'S SARCOMADouglas Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2005..Dr. Hawkins also proposes to take courses in radiation biology, radiation pharmacology, biostatistics, and medical ethics at the University of Washington and Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center...
- Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy:Genetic CharacterizationMatthew Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006..plan encompassing formal training in clinical investigation, human genetics, computer database design, and medical ethics is outlined in this application...
- Controlled Randomized Anger Reduction in HypertensivesKarina Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2005..and expertise in the following eight modules: 1) hypertension pathophysiology; 2) hypertensionpharmacology; 3) Medical Ethics; 4) hypertension epidemiology and risk factor analyses; 5) ambulatory and continuous blood pressure monitoring ..
- PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY TRAININGMichel Baum; Fiscal Year: 2005..emphasized in these lectures and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center also gives additional medical ethics lectures for fellows and faculty...
- Broadening Research Horizons - A Conference ProposalPeter Ubel; Fiscal Year: 2003..analysis, cost-benefit analysis, meta-analysis, simulation techniques, decision technology, and medical ethics. Just a few of the methodologies highlighted at this meeting...
- INSTITUTIONAL NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD (T32)George Weiner; Fiscal Year: 2004..In addition, they will attend classes in cancer biology, epidemiology/biostatistics, informatics, and medical ethics. They will also begin an intensive period of cancer research training under the mentorship of an experienced ..
- SMALL GRANT PROGRAM FOR CONFERENCE SUPPORTMichael Hagen; Fiscal Year: 2000..analysis, cost-benefit analysis, meta-analysis, simulation techniques, decision psychology, and medical ethics represent just a few of the methodologies highlighted at this meeting...
- RESEARCH TRAINING IN ECONOMIC ASPECTS OF CHRONIC DISEASEDavid Weir; Fiscal Year: 1999..The training will include a modest amount of coursework in medical ethics, health policy, and statistical methods of epidemiological research...
- USC/BRAVO SCIENCE PARTNERSHIPJanet Blanks; Fiscal Year: 1993..the health professions; and (3) heighten awareness of findings in biomedical research and important issues of medical ethics as they related to the inner city community...
- Expansion of Rural Health Care Research Infrastructure through the ECHO ModelSanjeev Arora; Fiscal Year: 2009..Research Arm on Diabetes, PI Kathleen Colleran, MD Research Arm on Pediatric Overweight, PI Keri Bolton Oetzel, PhD, MPH, LPC Research Arm on Buprenorphine, PI Miriam Komaromy, MD Research Arm on Medical Ethics, PI Anne Simpson, MD, CMD
- NEUROPHARMACOLOGY OF HIV DEMENTIAJenae Limoges; Fiscal Year: 2002..Knowledge in molecular genetics, biochemistry, immunology, neurobiology, and medical ethics through specific laboratory rotations and coursework will be initiated at both the University of Nebraska ..
- Character and Gender in Psychiatric EthicsJennifer Radden; Fiscal Year: 2004..a physician and an analytic philosopher are: (i) to develop an important, neglected area of professional and medical ethics; (ii) to demonstrate the ethical force of the cultural category of gender in psychiatric practice; and (iii) ..
- MENTORED STUDY OF RENAL TRANSPLANT ALLOCATION EFFICIENCYMark Schnitzler; Fiscal Year: 2005..Graduate courses covering medical ethics and immunology will be taken throughout the five years of the project...
- BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILODaniel Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007..spectrum of health issues including women's health, depression, mental health, respiratory illnesses, medical ethics, aging, neurology, toxicology, and the chemistry of oxygen binding sites...
- Research Ethics Training of Integrated Health DeliveryJoal Hill; Fiscal Year: 2006..After appropriate assessment of content and effectiveness, material developed for this program will become available for individuals and programs throughout the country. ..
- PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH ETHICS: SCIENCE AND SAFEGUARDSLaura Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2002..Through the plan for development of my research career, I hope to contribute to the advancement of vital, ethically sound research involving mentally ill people and members of other special and potentially vulnerable, populations. ..
- Ethics and Safeguards in Psychiatric ResearchLaura W Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our proposed endeavor will generate new knowledge for wide dissemination and publication that can inform future evidence-based PGR ethics guidelines and generate further empirical ethics research on PGR. ..
- AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY REVIEW OF GENETIC RESEARCHMORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2005..We anticipate that different levels of community review will be applicable to different kinds of local and nested communities. ..