Affiliation: University of Minnesota
- The new military medical ethics: legacies of the Gulf Wars and the War on TerrorSteven H Miles
University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN, USA
Bioethics 27:117-23. 2013..Looking to the future, medicine and medical ethics have not articulated a vision for an ongoing military-civilian dialogue to ensure that standards of medical ethics do not evolve simply in accord with military exigency...
- Torture survivors: What to ask, how to documentSteven H Miles
Department of Medicine and Bioethics, University of Minnesota, MN, USA Email
J Fam Pract 61:E1-5. 2012..These immigrants are as numerous as patients with Parkinson's disease, but they are unlikely to be forthcoming about their past. Here's how to proceed...
- Punishing physicians who torture: a work in progressSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, USA
Torture 20:23-31. 2010..A fuller list of such cases would address the perception that physicians may torture with impunity and point to how to improve their accountability for such crimes...
- Autopsy findings in asphyxia in medical bed railsSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, Department of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 30:256-61. 2009..Medical examiners must mainly rely on eyewitness descriptions of the how the person was found and try to correlate this position with scanty signs of trauma...
- Profane research versus researching the profane: commentary on Başoğlu (2009)Steven H Miles
Center for Bioethics and Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, MN, USA
Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:146-7. 2009..M. Başoğlu's (2009) study of the traumatization of torture survivors is enormously helpful to clinicians who must heal and to policymakers who must understand the psychological toll of torture...
- Human rights abuses, transparency, impunity and the WebSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Torture 17:216-21. 2007..Even so, the essential elements of secret prisons, detention without charges or trials, and illegal rendition remain intact...
- Science and tortureSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, 410 Church Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:275-6. 2007
- Medical investigations of homicides of prisoners of war in Iraq and AfghanistanSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
MedGenMed 7:4. 2005
- HIV in insurgency forces in sub-Saharan Africa - a personal view of policiesSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, N504 Boynton Hall, 410 Church Street, Minneapolis MN 55455, USA
Int J STD AIDS 14:174-8. 2003....
- Behavioural assessment for HIV prevention: a model programme designS H Miles
Center for Bioethics and Department of Medicine at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
Int J STD AIDS 12:710-6. 2001..This assessment also examines who has authority to address these issues and what measures of programme assessment could be used for each programme area. The model is currently being tested in south Sudan...
- Traditional surgeons in sub-Saharan Africa: images from south SudanSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, 504 Boynton Hall, 410 Church Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Int J STD AIDS 14:505-8. 2003..Collaborative programmes for re-training and re-shaping the work of these practitioners is more likely to be effective in reducing the morbidity than attempts to suppress their work...
- Deaths between bedrails and air pressure mattressesSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, 504 Boynton Hall, 410 Church Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1124-5. 2002..To describe how patients die by becoming trapped between therapeutic air pressure mattresses and bed rails...
- Concealing accidental nursing home deathsSteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, Suite N504 Boynton, 410 Church Street South East, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0346, USA
HEC Forum 14:224-34. 2002
- Advance end-of-life treatment planning. A research reviewS H Miles
Center for Biomedical Ethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Arch Intern Med 156:1062-8. 1996..Advance planning" is the process of reflection, discussion, and communication of treatment preferences for end-of-life care that precedes and may lead to an advance directive...
- Biko to Guantanamo: 30 years of medical involvement in tortureDavid J Nicholl
Lancet 370:823. 2007
- Medical ethics and the interrogation of Guantanamo 063Steven H Miles
University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics, USA
Am J Bioeth 7:5-11. 2007..The interrogation and the involvement of a psychologist, physician and medics violate international and medical norms for the treatment of prisoners...
- Abu Ghraib:its legacy for military medicineSteven H Miles
Lancet 364:725-9. 2004
- Doctors' complicity with tortureSteven H Miles
BMJ 337:a1088. 2008
- On a new charter to defend medical professionalism: whose profession is it anyway?Steven H Miles
Hastings Cent Rep 32:46-8. 2002
- Medical ethicists, human curiosities, and the new media midwaySteven H Miles
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, USA
Am J Bioeth 4:39-43. 2004..The precedent of early twentieth century physicians disengaging from such exploitive public shows is a useful example for medical ethics...