- The moral nature of patient-centeredness: is it "just the right thing to do"?
Patrick S Duggan
Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Patient Educ Couns 62:271-6. 2006
..We sought to describe the moral commitments that underlie patient-centered care...
- Neuroethics: the practical and the philosophical
Martha J Farah
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Trends Cogn Sci 9:34-40. 2005
..This article reviews key examples of each type of issue, including the relevant advances in science and technology and their accompanying social and philosophical problems...
- The internal morality of clinical medicine: a paradigm for the ethics of the helping and healing professions
E D Pellegrino
Center for Clinical Bioethics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA. patchelu@ gunet.georgetown.edu
J Med Philos 26:559-79. 2001
- The medical theory of Richard Koch I: theory of science and ethics
Chair of Ethics in Medicine, University of Tubingen, Schleichstrasse 8, 72074, Tubingen, Germany
Med Health Care Philos 8:207-19. 2005
..With its object being incalculable, medicine cannot guarantee its own success. Here the physician has to develop principles that allow for the best possible response to the challenges faced in varying situations of conduct...
- Knowing--in medicine
Joachim P Sturmberg
Monash University and Newcastle University, Australia
J Eval Clin Pract 14:767-70. 2008
..Medical knowledge is inherently uncertain, and we require a context-driven flexible approach to knowledge discovery and application, in clinical practice as well as in health service planning...
- On the goals of medicine, health enhancement and social welfare
Department of Health and Society, University of Linkoping, 58183 Linkoping, Sweden
Health Care Anal 9:15-23. 2001
..2) From this position I expand the topic further by comparing medicine and health enhancement with social welfare and try to trace the basic features between--as well as the common properties of--these different enterprises...
- Emerging medical technologies and emerging conceptions of health
William E Stempsey
Department of Philosophy, College of the Holy Cross, One College Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610, USA
Theor Med Bioeth 27:227-43. 2006
..Technologies may aim at the prevention and treatment of disease, but they also bring about modifications of what we consider normal for the human being. Thus, new norms of health arise from technological innovation...
- Complexity of the concept of disease as shown through rival theoretical frameworks
Center for Medical Ethics, University of Oslo, Norway
Theor Med Bioeth 22:211-36. 2001
- Medical informatics and the concept of disease
K F Schaffner
George Washington University, Washington DC 20052, USA
Theor Med Bioeth 21:85-101. 2000
..This fine-tuning is to comport with the expert's perspective on the disease, including his or her epistemic values, as well as the program's other resources for diagnosing components of a disease...
- Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, and other iatrogenic diagnostic algorithms. Do some labels escalate illness in vulnerable patients?
N M Hadler
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill School of Medicine, USA
Postgrad Med 102:161-2, 165-6, 171-2 passim. 1997
- Specifying, balancing, and interpreting bioethical principles
H S Richardson
Department of Philosophy, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
J Med Philos 25:285-307. 2000
- The method of 'principlism': a critique of the critique
B A Lustig
Institute of Religion, Texas Medical Center, Houston
J Med Philos 17:487-510. 1992
..I judge Gert's theory to be seriously incomplete and, in contrast to principlism, unable to generate coherent conclusions about cases of active euthanasia and paternalism...
- Specified principlism: what is it, and does it really resolve cases better than casuistry?
Department of Human Values and Ethics, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee, Memphis 38163, USA
J Med Philos 25:323-41. 2000
..Because of these reasons, specified principlism should not be considered a leading contender in the search for methods of making justifiable decisions in clinical cases...
- Moving forward in bioethical theory: theories, cases, and specified principlism
Department of Philosophy, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052
J Med Philos 17:511-39. 1992
..An alternative model, suggested by the work of Henry Richardson, is presented. It is argued that specified principlism is the most promising model of justification in bioethics...
- Moritz Benedikt's (1835-1920) localization of morality in the occipital lobes: origin and background of a controversial hypothesis
Department of Jurisprudence and Legal History, Universiteitstraat 4, 9000 Ghent, Belgium email
Hist Psychiatry 15:305-28. 2004
- The Secret Kappa Lambda Society of Hippocrates (and the Origin of the American Medical Association's Principles of Medical Ethics)
Charles T Ambrose
Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
Yale J Biol Med 78:45-56. 2005
..The New York branch remained active through the 1860s. Members of both branches were among those who in 1847 established the American Medical Association and devised its Principles of Medical Ethics...
- Teaching health care ethics: why we should teach nursing and medical students together
Department of Social Sciences, McNeese State University, PO Box 92335, Lake Charles, LA 70609, USA
Nurs Ethics 12:167-76. 2005
- Origin and uses of primum non nocere--above all, do no harm!
Cedric M Smith
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
J Clin Pharmacol 45:371-7. 2005
..Despite insufficiencies, it remains a potent reminder that every medical and pharmacological decision carries the potential for harm...
- Growth at the edges of medical education: spirituality in American medical education
S Ryan Gregory
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, USA
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 66:14-9. 2003
- [Sabuco's suco nerveo and the origins of neurochemistry in the Spanish Renaissance]
A Martin Araguz
Hospital Central de la Defensa, Servicio de Neurologia, Madrid, Espana
Rev Neurol 36:1190-8. 2003
..Sabuco s ideas have been plagiarised by such renowned authors as Descartes, Willis and Glisson...
- The history of hysteria
Jane G Morris
Oregon Health and Science University, USA
Pharos Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Med Soc 67:40-3. 2004
- Report and reflections on the address of Edmund D. Pellegrino, M.D
E Wayne Martz
Del Med J 75:69-71. 2003
- Bioethics as social philosophy
Kevin W Wildes
Philosophy, Georgetown University, USA
Soc Philos Policy 19:113-25. 2002
- The philosophical background: from principles to rules and analysis
Department of Medical Ethics, British Medical Association, London, UK
Dig Dis 20:210-5. 2002
..It also discusses whether the original Hippocratic principles still find echo with modern doctors...
- [Philosophy and medicine. Do they still have something to say to each other?]
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 130:2967-70. 2005
- Theories in early embryology: close connections between epigenesis, preformationism, and self-organization
Linda Van Speybroeck
Research Unit on Evolution and Complexity, Department of Philosophy and Moral Science, Ghent University, Blandijnberg 2, Room 210, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Ann N Y Acad Sci 981:7-49. 2002
..It is shown that these very arguments still underlie the use of gene-centric metaphors in the molecular revolution of the 20th century...
- The historical catalyst to cure asthma
Mary Banks Gregerson
Family Therapy Institute of Alexandria, American Red Cross National Capital Area, Alexandria, VA, USA
Adv Psychosom Med 24:16-41. 2003
- What can we learn by looking for the first code of professional ethics?
Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago 60616, USA
Theor Med Bioeth 24:433-54. 2003
- Levinas and the patient as other: the ethical foundation of medicine
Theology Department, Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60626, USA
J Med Philos 28:447-60. 2003
- [On the epistemological approaches to medicine]
Alfredo de Micheli-Serra
Instituto Nacional de Cardiologia Ignacio Chavez, Mexico
Gac Med Mex 140:557-61. 2004
..In turn, epistemology suggests that assessment of a fact, perceivable by the senses, is generally more difficult that elaboration of a hypothesis...
- Is physician-assisted death only for developed countries? Latin America as a case study
Bioethics Programme of FLACSO, Buenos Aires, Argentina
J Palliat Care 20:155-62. 2004
..Yet, under certain conditions, a policy tolerating PAD would be as acceptable in developing countries as in developed countries...
- [Medical and philosophical discussion of human nature]
Fakulta humanitních studií UK, Praha
Cas Lek Cesk 143:639-42. 2004
- The dilemma of clinical research. Historical and philosophical considerations of physicians' ambitions and patients' fear
Abdulsalam A Al-Sulaiman
Department of Neurology, King Faisal University, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Med J 25:1739-41. 2004
- [The history of the "patient": hazard, means, or object of the history of medicine?]
Institut universitaire romand d histoire de la médecine et de la santé, CMU, CH 1211 Geneve 4
Gesnerus 60:260-71. 2003
- Between Galen, Geddes, and the Gael: Arthur Brock, modernity, and medical humanism in early-twentieth-century Scotland
Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza North, Suite 2025, Bethesda, MD 20892 7309, USA
J Hist Med Allied Sci 60:1-41. 2005
..Crucially, it shows how all these interests and activities were influenced by Brock's mentor, Edinburgh polymath Patrick Geddes. The article concludes with a discussion of Brock's place in early-twentieth-century medical humanism...
- [The original paradigm of dependence - historical and cultural aspects]
Abteilung Klinische Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany
Psychiatr Prax 31:78-82. 2004
..This understanding corresponds with the modern anthropology, in which the human being is understood two-fold: on the one hand his consciousness and mind, on the other hand his unconsciousness, body and world around...
- Hermeneutics of medicine in the wake of Gadamer: the issue of phronesis
University of Linkoping, Department of Health and Society, Sweden
Theor Med Bioeth 24:407-31. 2003
..It would also have to map out in detail the terrain of the medical meeting and the acts of interpretation through which phronesis is exercised...
- Schism and heresy in the development of orthodox medicine: the threat to medical hegemony
R Kenneth Jones
Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences and Health Care, Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh EH12 8TS, UK
Soc Sci Med 58:703-12. 2004
..Heresy and schism are natural concomitants of socially constructed knowledge, functioning as providers of impetus and change and, as such, are to be welcomed as non-orthodox challenges...
- [Clinical medicine]
Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 84:1853-6. 2004
- Seeking common ground in a world of ethical pluralism: a review essay of Moral Acquaintances: methodology in bioethics by Kevin Wm. Wildes, S.J
Center for Ethics and Leadership, St Edwards University, Austin, Texas 78704, USA
HEC Forum 16:114-28. 2004
- Moral diversity among physicians and conscientious refusal of care in the provision of abortion services
Karen E Adams
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, USA
J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:223-6. 2003
- From genesis to genes
S K Tan
Singapore Health Services, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Singapore General Hospital
Ann Acad Med Singapore 32:710-4. 2003
..Our ability to utilise this new knowledge to combat the ravages of the ageing process and its associated illnesses--degenerative diseases and cancers offer much hope for the future...
- The dialectics of understanding: on genres and the use of debate in medical history
Universiteit Maastricht Faculteit der Cultuurwetenschappen, Vakgroep Geschiedenis P O Box 616 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Hist Philos Life Sci 27:13-40. 2005
..It concludes by calling for articulated and lively debate between the protagonists of the different genres as the royal way to historical understanding...
- [The Hippocratic Oath: how many covenants, how many oaths?]
Universitat Leipzig, Historisches Seminar, Lehrstuhl für Alte Geschichte, Leipzig
Medizinhist J 40:247-73. 2005
..The article concludes that, as early as the third century A.D., Christian influences played an equally significant role in the transmission of the Oath as pagan influences...
- Reflections on the appointment of Dr. Edmund Pellegrino to the President's Council on Bioethics
Tom L Beauchamp
Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University, Washington, D C
Am J Bioeth 5:W8-9. 2005
- Contested boundaries: psychiatry, disease, and diagnosis
Charles E Rosenberg
Department of the History of Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Perspect Biol Med 49:407-24. 2006
..Bureaucratic rigidities and stakeholder conflicts structure and intensify such boundary conflicts, as do the interests and activism of an interested lay public...
- Critical palliative care: intensive care redefined
J M Civetta
Department of Surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030-3955, USA
Surg Oncol Clin N Am 10:137-59. 2001
..Finally, all need to learn more about the dying process to benefit society, their own families, and themselves...
- Spiritual dimensions of surgical palliative care
T J Krizek
Department of Surgery, The Ethics Center, The University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
Surg Oncol Clin N Am 10:39-55. 2001
..For surgeons, these profoundly spiritual concerns are, in many ways, beyond our education and training and may not be compatible with the current practice of surgery...
- Disability and end-of-life care: let the conversation begin. Interview by Harvey Max Chochinov
Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
J Palliat Care 22:175-82. 2006
- [Socio-ethic of cancer chemoprevention]
, Centre Val-d'Aurelle, 34298 Montpellier
Bull Cancer 88:411-4. 2001
..When results are extrapolated to the whole population an evaluation process has also to be permanently performed. The target population must be well informed and the participation based on voluntary consent...
- The relevance of Polish philosophical traditions to contemporary medicine
Department of General Surgery, Bytom Silesian Medical Academy, Katowice
Pol Arch Med Wewn 115:605-11. 2006
- [The complaint of Andromache: reflections on accompanying the dying]
Rev Med Suisse 2:2703. 2006
- [Consolation as medical intervention and its history of ideas]
Wurzbg Medizinhist Mitt 25:339-62. 2006
..Finally, some essential features of general conceptions of consolation are presented...
- Idealism and realism
Richard B Gunderman
Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5200, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:710-2. 2006
- Shared moral work of nurses and physicians
Janet L Storch
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada
Nurs Ethics 14:478-91. 2007
..A call for envisioning their practice as shared moral work as well as practical strategies to begin that work are offered as a basis for reflection towards enhanced nurse-physician relationships...
- Complementary and alternative medicine: the challenges of ethical justification. A philosophical analysis and evaluation of ethical reasons for the offer, use and promotion of complementary and alternative medicine
Medical Faculty, Institute of Applied Ethics and Medical Ethics, Missionsstrasse 21A, Basel, 4055, Switzerland
Med Health Care Philos 10:329-45. 2007
..Further research should be done about specific CAM positions. These could be combined with applied qualitative social research methods...
- Neurophilosophy: the early years and new directions
Patricia Smith Churchland
Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0119, USA
Funct Neurol 22:185-95. 2007
..Some large-scale mind-brain problems have not yet been solved, and do require significant theoretical innovation. In particular the problem of how to understand the true nature of representations remains unsolved...
- Bioethics of protection: a proposal for the moral problems of developing countries?
Fermin Roland Schramm
Chercheur Ecole Nationale de Santé Publique FIOCRUZ
J Int Bioethique 19:73-86, 196. 2008
..This implies, beyond education and adequate health services, the recognition of the differences in the cultures, cosmovisions and habits as common patrimony of the Humanity...
- "Aequanimitas" Redux: William Osler on detached concern versus humanistic empathy
Charles S Bryan
Department of Medicine and Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities, University of South Carolina, School of Medicine, Columbia, SC 29203, USA
Perspect Biol Med 49:384-92. 2006
- Traditional healing with animals (zootherapy): medieval to present-day Levantine practice
Department of Eretz Israel Studies, Jordan Valley College and University of Haifa, Israel
J Ethnopharmacol 85:107-18. 2003
..The use of other materials of animal origin came to an end in the course of history because of change in the moral outlook of modern societies. Among the latter we note mummy, silkworm, stinkbug, scarabees, snail, scorpion, and triton...
- Of temples and plane trees: the Hippocratic legacy as collective memory
Gerasimos P Sykiotis
Department of Biomedical Genetics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
Hormones (Athens) 4:55-8. 2005
- [Ethics and ethos of the patient]
D von Engelhardt
Institut für Medizin und Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Universitat zu Lubeck, Königstrasse 42, D 23552 Lübeck, Deutschland
Wien Med Wochenschr 152:306-8. 2002
..In medicine, the ethics of principles are substantially dependent upon the ethics of virtues...
- Do physicians have an ethical obligation to care for patients with AIDS?
N R Angoff
Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
Yale J Biol Med 64:207-46. 1991
..Not to do so diminishes the physician's ethical ideal, a vision of the physician as good physician, which has consequences for the physician's capacity to care and for the practice of medicine...
- The philosophy of Hughlings Jackson
George K York
Kaiser Permanente Stockton Medical Center, Fiddletown, California, USA
J R Soc Med 95:314-8. 2002
- History of disease and the longue durée
Department of History of Science, IMF CSIC, Egipcíaques, 15 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Hist Philos Life Sci 27:41-56. 2005
..The case of the medical responses to epidemic disease in pre-industrial Europe is synthetically expounded in order to illustrate this issue...
- The relevance of moral theory to pediatric neurology
Department of Philosophy, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
Semin Pediatr Neurol 9:2-9. 2002
..The recognition that there are sometimes several conflicting morally acceptable answers allows for a friendly and fruitful discussion with no one sacrificing their moral integrity...
- The surgeon's art
H David Crombie
Hartford Hospital and Connecticut Surgical Group PC, 85 Seymour St, Hartford, CT 06106, USA
Arch Surg 137:390-6. 2002
- Medical miracles and the longue durée
Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario K7 L 3N6, Canada
Hist Philos Life Sci 27:81-99. 2005
- Transhumanism, medical technology and slippery slopes
M J McNamee
Centre for Philosophy, Humanities and Law in Healthcare, School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
J Med Ethics 32:513-8. 2006
..Various forms of slippery slope arguments that may be used for and against transhumanism are discussed and one particular criticism, moral arbitrariness, that undermines both weak and strong transhumanism is highlighted...
- From vagueness in medical thought to the foundations of fuzzy reasoning in medical diagnosis
Section on Medical Expert and Knowledge Based Systems, Core Unit for Medical Statistics and Informatics, Medical University of Vienna, Spitalgasse 23, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
Artif Intell Med 38:237-56. 2006
This article delineates a relatively unknown path in the history of medical philosophy and medical diagnosis...
- A story of scrutiny and fear: Australian midwives' experiences of an external review of obstetric services, being involved with litigation and the impact on clinical practice
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
Midwifery 26:268-85. 2010
..to describe Australian midwives' experiences of an external review of obstetric services, involvement in legal proceedings and the impact on midwives' clinical practice and personal wellbeing...
- Role of history and philosophy of medicine in the professional formation of a physician: writings of Polish school of philosophy of medicine
M J Pedziwiatr
Department of Ethics and of Philosophy, Medical University of Lodz, Al Kosciuszki 85, 90 436 Lodz, Poland
Croat Med J 40:14-9. 1999
..Such an approach to the ethical aspect of medical philosophy became incorporated into an education towards humane values, responsibility for ones' life and health in the ..
- The clinical interview and the doctor-patient relationship in telemedicine
M L Onor
Department of Clinical, Morphological and Technological Science, U C O of Clinical Psychiatry, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
Telemed J E Health 11:102-5. 2005
..Video-communication reduces personal contact with the general doctor or specialist. Medical philosophy and the social sciences have often discussed the risk of alienating or "objectifying" the patient...
- The art of perception: from the life world to the medical gaze and back again
Department of Medical History and Medical Ethics, Universitat zu Koln, Germany
Med Health Care Philos 2:129-40. 1999
..Such an analysis would be the task of a sub-field in medical philosophy that could be called "medical aesthetics" having as its goal an "art of perception" understood as a ..
- A history of salt
Department of Pediatrics, 2nd University of Naples, Italy
Am J Nephrol 14:426-31. 1994
..The history of salt thus represents a unique example for studying the impact of a widely used dietary substance on different important aspects of man's life, including medical philosophy.
- Mainstream medicine versus complementary and alternative medicine in the witness box: resolving the clash of ideologies
Monash Oakleigh Legal Service
J Law Med 14:425-32. 2007
Mainstream medical philosophy and practice differ in many respects from those of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), differences which are explored in this article...
- Gender perspective in medicine: a vital part of medical scientific rationality. A useful model for comprehending structures and hierarchies within medical science
Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Section of Family Medicine, Umea University, NUS, S 90185 Umea, Sweden
BMC Med 4:20. 2006
..Our study aimed at analysing this resistance in relation to what is considered good medical research...
- [Qi as a materialist concept on the level of medical philosophy]
Zhan Qing Su
Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Brain Hospital, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province 210029, China
Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 3:88-90. 2005
..It is the author's argument that studies of the substantial existence of qi from different aspects, micro-dimension in particular, will push the syndrome differentiation of traditional Chinese medicine to a more subtle sphere...
- [What kind of information do family physicians provide to their patients about possible side effects of contraceptive pills?]
Zita Vincentina Liubarskiene
Department of Philosophy and Social Sciences, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
Medicina (Kaunas) 42:340-5. 2006
..in Lithuania in 2004 using the methodology and questionnaire developed by the researchers of Department of Medical Philosophy and Clinical Theory, University of Copenhagen...
- Pressure from our aging population will broaden our understanding of medicine
C F Longino
Sticht Center on Aging and Rehabilitation, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
Acad Med 72:841-7. 1997
This essay speculates about how medical philosophy may change to accommodate the technologic, organizational, and--in particular--population challenges of the future...
- The undertreatment of pain: scientific, clinical, cultural, and philosophical factors
D B Resnik
Department of Medical Humanities, Brody School of Medicine, 2S 17 Brody Building, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 27858 4354, USA
Med Health Care Philos 4:277-88. 2001
..In order for health care professionals to do a better job of treating pain, some changes need to occur in medical philosophy, education, and practice.
- Looking for Aristotle
Clare College, Trinity Lane, Cambridge, UK
Endeavour 32:44-6. 2008
..When modern interpreters try to impose definitive meanings on pictures, they run the risk of overlooking symbolic resonances which can be just as significant as direct representation...
- Biopolitics, Terri Schiavo, and the sovereign subject of death
Jeffrey P Bishop
Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society, Vanderbilt University, 2523 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
J Med Philos 33:538-57. 2008
..Both the left and the right miss the aporia at the heart of western political philosophy, and bioethics is complicit in the totalizing effects of contemporary medicine...
- "It's intense, you know." Nurses' experiences in caring for patients requesting euthanasia
Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 Blok D Bus 7001, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Med Health Care Philos 13:41-8. 2010
..Nurses feel a discrepancy, because although it is a nice death, which happens in dignity and with respect, it is also an unnatural death. The clinical ethical implications of these findings are discussed...
- Medical nemesis. 1974
J Epidemiol Community Health 57:919-22. 2003
..This article was originally published in the Lancet in 1974.( dagger ) It is reprinted here, as the centre of a set of articles, in memory of the death of Ivan Illich in December 2002...
- A method in search of a purpose: the internal morality of medicine
J D Arras
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904 4780, USA
J Med Philos 26:643-62. 2001
- The expert patient: valid recognition or false hope?
Centre for Applied Ethics, University of Wales Cardiff, P O Box 94, CF10 3XB Cardiff, UK
Med Health Care Philos 8:173-8. 2005
- Empirical investigation of the ethical reasoning of physicians and molecular biologists - the importance of the four principles of biomedical ethics
Centre for Bioethics and Nanoethics, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
Philos Ethics Humanit Med 2:23. 2007
..Beauchamp and James F. Childress are applicable to these groups...
- Biocentric ethics and animal prosperity
A T Anchustegui
Boise State University, USA
Int J Appl Philos 19:105-19. 2005
..Finally, it offers an unambiguous recommendation for the abolition of harmful animal experimentation, factory farming, and killing animals for sport...
- [Attitudes of Tunisian medical students to medical practice: gender differences]
Th Nabli Ajmi
Unité de recherche Pratique Médicale Ambulatoire, Département de médecine communautaire, Faculté de médecine de Sousse, Sousse, Tunisie
East Mediterr Health J 14:686-96. 2008
..At the end of their training cycles, both male and female students ascribed less importance to these aspects than in the beginning...
- The pathocenosis moment: Mirko Grmek, the Annales and the vagaries of the longue durée
University of Warwick, G B History Department, Warwick University, Coventry CV4 7AL, Great Britain
Hist Philos Life Sci 27:5-11. 2005
..H. McNeill's best-selling Plagues and Peoples. History's 'cultural turn' since the 1980s has also limited the article's perceived utility. Nevertheless, the value of the concept is underlined by the articles in this collection...
- [Studies on "Ishin shoden" Edited by Dosan Manase (1507-1594): the introduction of Satsusho Benchi and the process of its establishment]
Kagakushi Kenkyu 41:129-37. 2002
..In addition, we consider the reasons why the satusho benchi system was not employed by Dosan's successors, and discuss the effects of this...
- Psychiatry under pressure: reflections on psychiatry's drift towards a reductionist biomedical conception of mental illness
Thomas R V Nys
Centre for Economics and Ethics, Catholic University Leuven, Naamsestraat 69, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
Med Health Care Philos 9:107-15. 2006
..Our examples are drawn from the Dutch situation but we are confident that they apply to other countries as well...
- Maimonides (1135-1204). Postal stamps released on Maimonides, Israel--1953 and Grenada--1970
J V Pai-Dhungat
Dept of Medicine, TN Medical College and BYL Nair Ch Hospital, Mumbai
J Assoc Physicians India 53:994. 2005
- A philosophical analysis of the Hill criteria
Lau Caspar Thygesen
Centre for Alcohol Research, National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
J Epidemiol Community Health 59:512-6. 2005
..The authors illuminate the aim and limitations of the various criteria that need to be included when discussing them...
- The precautionary principle and electric and magnetic fields
University Center for Human Values, Princeton University, NJ, USA
Am J Public Health 91:1355-8. 2001
..The value of autonomy and the proper role of governmental paternalism with respect to environmental policy need to be considered more carefully in environmental decision making...
- [Giacomo Andrea Giacomini: a Padua clinician between metaphysics and science]
Universita degli Studi di Padova
Hist Philos Life Sci 13:73-95. 1991
..Giacomini's medical philosophy is the result of an interweaving of scientific theories and metaphysical ideas...
- Limit setting in mental health: historical factors and suggestions as to its rationale
Institute of Health Science, Molde University College, Molde, Norway
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:588-97. 2006
..The account draws on the work of critical psychiatry, as well as on recent research concerning the discourses and practices of mental health nurses, and concludes that these dual functions are inherent to the psychiatric project...
- Think lean
Lean Healthcare Services, Leading Edge Group, USA
Nurs Manag (Harrow) 13:13-5. 2007
- The humanities interface of nursing and medicine
Humanities and Women s Studies, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center and The Pennsylvania State University, USA
J Prof Nurs 23:174-9. 2007
- Metaphysical and ethical perspectives on creating animal-human chimeras
Jason T Eberl
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Med Philos 34:470-86. 2009
..We then examine when the creation of, and experimentation upon, certain types of a-h chimeras may be morally permissible...