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  • What Patients Teachby Larry R. Churchill; Joseph B. Fanning; David Schenck

    Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 35.99

    Being a patient is a unique interpersonal experience but it is also a universal human experience. The relationships formed when we are patients can also teach some of life's most important lessons, and these relationships provide a special window into ethics, especially the ethics of healthcare professionals. This book answers two basic questions:... more...

  • The Ethics of Sports Medicineby Claudio Tamburrini; Torbjörn Tännsjö

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    The book aims to establish a critical dialogue between sports ethicists and bioethicists across the range of sporting disciplines at elite level. It will address questions such as: are the increasingly intrusive testing methods of elite sports compatible with the right to autonomy and privacy granted to patients in general medicine? could there... more...

  • The Good Doctorby Barron H. Lerner

    Beacon Press 2014; US$ 25.95

    The story of two doctors, a father and son, who practiced in very different times and the evolution of the ethics that profoundly influence health care   As a practicing physician and longtime member of his hospital?s ethics committee, Dr. Barron Lerner thought he had heard it all. But in the mid-1990s, his father, an infectious diseases physician,... more...

  • Fragen ? Lösen ? Fragenby Thomas Stölzel

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 22.70

    Wozu philosophieren? Wie lässt sich das philosophische Potenzial jedes Menschen entwickeln und in Therapie, Beratung, Coaching und Organisationsentwicklung nutzen? Dieses Buch knüpft an »Staunen, Humor, Mut und Skepsis. Philosophische Kompetenzen für Therapie, Beratung und Organisationsentwicklung« an. Im Fokus stehen das lösungsdienliche Fragen und... more...

  • Autonomie und Machtby Reiner Anselm; Julia Inthorn; Lukas Kaelin; Ulrich H.J. Körtner

    Edition Ruprecht 2013; US$ 34.92

    Autonomie ist einer der Grundbegriffe der Medizinethik, dem (verborgene) Machtmechanismen innerhalb und außerhalb der Medizin entgegenstehen. Autonomie und Macht stehen dabei sowohl auf der interpersonellen Ebene der stets asymmetrischen Arzt-Patienten-Beziehung als auch auf der strukturellen Ebene des Gesundheitswesens in einem spannungsvollen Verhältnis.... more...

  • Medical Law and Ethicsby Jonathan Herring

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 59.99

    Medical law is one of the fastest moving areas of law; barely a week can go by without a change to the legal provisions, or a new key case passing through the courts. Medical Law and Ethics is the most regularly updated textbook on medical law, so you can be confident that it takes into account the most recent developments in the law. With exceptional... more...

  • Research Ethics Consultationby Marion Danis; Emily Largent; Christine Grady

    Oxford University Press, USA 2012; US$ 32.99

    Interesting and important ethical questions confront researchers, regulators, institutional review boards, support personnel, and research participants committed to the ethical conduct of human subjects research at all stages of research. Questions encompass - but are not limited to - study design, enrolling participants, balancing the clinical needs... more...

  • Ethics for Nursing and Healthcare Practiceby Kath Melia

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 34.00

    Kath Melia's new book on ethics works in the gap between nursing theory and practice. The chapters tackle the main theories which form the discussion on ethics, and include practical case examples, which bring these theories into the clinical context. These classic and everyday cases challenge the reader to critically reflect on his/her own experiences... more...

  • Medical Law and Medical Ethicsby Nils Hoppe; José Miola

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 40.00

    Conveys all the core topics emphasising the interplay between medical law and medical ethics in a unique chapter structure. more...

  • Neurological Patient in Historyby L. Stephen Jacyna; Stephen T. Casper

    Boydell & Brewer Group Ltd 2012; US$ 23.99

    Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, Tourette's, multiple sclerosis, stroke: all are neurological illnesses that create dysfunction, distress, and disability. With their symptoms ranging from impaired movement and paralysis to hallucinations and dementia, neurological patients present myriad puzzling disorders and medical challenges. Throughout the nineteenth... more...