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  • The Future of Bioethicsby Howard Brody

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 54.99 US$ 47.29

    Bioethics, born in the 1960s and 1970s, has achieved great success, but also has experienced recent growing pains, as illustrated by the case of Terri Schiavo. In The Future of Bioethics , Howard Brody, a physician and scholar who dates his entry into the field in 1972, sifts... more...

  • Just Caringby Leonard M. Fleck

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 54.99 US$ 47.29

    Should everyone with advanced heart disease have a $300,000 artificial heart? Should everyone with advanced cancers have $100,000 cancer drugs for extra months of life? How should a "just" and "caring" society with limited resources respond? This book addresses the central moral and political challenges of health reform today. more...

  • How Safe Is Safe Enough?by Philip G. Jr. Peters

    Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 49.99 US$ 42.99

    This book offers a roadmap for determining when and how to regulate risky reproductive technologies on behalf of future children. It starts by explaining our intuitive, but paradoxical, belief that reproductive choices can be both life-giving and harmful. Next, it recommends a case-by-case method for reconciling the interests of future children with... more...

  • Bioethicsby Helga Kuhse; Schü; Udo klenk; Peter Singer

    Wiley 2015; US$ 74.95 US$ 64.96

    Now fully revised and updated, Bioethics: An Anthology, 3rd edition , contains a wealth of new material reflecting the latest developments. This definitive text brings together writings on an unparalleled range of key ethical issues, compellingly presented by internationally renowned scholars. The latest edition of this definitive one-volume... more...

  • End-of-Life Careby Joan McCarthy; Mary Donnelly; Dolores Dooley; David Smith; Louise Campbell Campbell

    Cork University Press 2011; US$ 9.99

    This book offers an Ethical Framework for end-of-life decision making in healthcare settings. The Framework, consisting of eight Modules of Learning, is a set of educational resources for health professionals, allied professionals, healthcare ethics and law lecturers and students. more...

  • Pass the Situational Judgement Testby Cameron B Green; Aaron Braddy; C Michael Roberts

    Elsevier Health Sciences UK 2015; US$ 28.99

    A one-stop guide to the SJT. Written by Foundation Years? doctors who have recently sat and passed the SJT Co-written and quality assured by Professor of Medical Education for Clinical Practice and Dean for Students, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry. Summarises candidate information about the SJT (GMC guidelines and... more...

  • Beyond Regulationsby Nancy M. P. King; Gail E. Henderson; Jane Stein

    The University of North Carolina Press 2005; US$ 29.99

    Across a broad range of disciplines--in medicine, social science, and the humanities--researchers, scholars, teachers, and administrators increasingly are looking for new ways to approach ethical issues in research with human subjects. Questions about how relationships between funders and researchers should affect research design, for example, or whether... more...

  • Culture of Deathby Wesley J. Smith

    Encounter Books 2016; US$ 17.99

    When his teenage son Christopher, brain-damaged in an auto accident, developed a 105-degree fever following weeks of unconsciousness, John Campbell asked the attending physician for help. The doctor refused. Why bother? The boy?s life was effectively over. Campbell refused to accept this verdict. He demanded treatment and threatened legal action.... more...

  • Medical Ethics in the Ancient Worldby Paul J. Carrick

    Georgetown University Press 2001; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    In this book Paul Carrick charts the ancient Greek and Roman foundations of Western medical ethics. Surveying 1500 years of pre-Christian medical moral history, Carrick applies insights from ancient medical ethics to developments in contemporary medicine such as advance directives, gene therapy, physician-assisted suicide, abortion, and surrogate... more...

  • Fair Resource Allocation and Rationing at the Bedsideby Marion Danis; Samia A. Hurst; Len Fleck; Reidun Forde; Anne Slowther

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 51.99 US$ 44.71

    Priority setting and rationing contribute significantly to affordable and fair healthcare and clinicians play an indispensable role in these processes. This book offers practical strategies for clinicians to allocate resources fairly, to teach about it to students, and to discuss rationing more explicitly in the public arena and the doctor's office. more...