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  • Fragen ? Lösen ? Fragenby Thomas Stölzel

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 26.26

    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...

  • Overdosed Americaby John Abramson

    HarperCollins 2013; Not Available

    Using the examples of Vioxx, Celebrex, cholesterol-lowering statin drugs, and anti-depressants, Overdosed America shows that at the heart of the current crisis in American medicine lies the commercialization of medical knowledge itself. Drawing on his background in statistics, epidemiology, and health policy, John Abramson, M.D., reveals the ways... more...

  • Law and Ethics in Nursing and Healthcareby Graham Avery

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 44.00

    A concise introduction which provides all the information pre-qualifying nurses and healthcare students need to prepare them for practice. The chapters examine key legal and ethical principles, providing both theoretical background and legislative case examples. more...

  • Ethics for Nursing and Healthcare Practiceby Kath Melia

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 41.00

    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...

  • Ethical Dilemmas in Genetics and Genetic Counselingby Janice Berliner

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 38.99

    Knowledge of the genetic basis of human diseases is growing rapidly, with important implications for pre-conceptional, prenatal, and predictive testing. While new genetic testing offers better insight into the causes of and susceptibility for heritable diseases, not all inherited diseases that can be predicted on the basis of genetic information can... more...

  • An Introduction to Global Health Ethicsby Andrew D. Pinto; Ross E. G. Upshur

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 42.95

    The field of global health is expanding rapidly. An increasing number of trainees are studying and working with marginalized populations, often within low and middle-income countries. Such endeavours are beset by ethical dilemmas: mitigating power differentials, addressing cultural differences in how health and illness are viewed, and obtaining individual... more...

  • The Ethics of Sports Medicineby Claudio Tamburrini; Torbjörn Tännsjö

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    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...

  • Parental Obligations and Bioethics: The Duties of a Creatorby Bernard G. Prusak

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00

    This book examines the question of what parental obligations procreators incur by bringing children into being. Prusak addresses in turn the ethics of adoption, child support, gamete donation, surrogacy, prenatal genetic enhancement, and public responsibility for children. more...

  • Paradigma der Medizin im 21. Jahrhundert (German Edition)by Felix Unger

    Springer 2007; US$ 19.95

    Medizin für das 21. Jahrhundert. Sie stützt sich auf drei Säulen: Zuwendung, Ultramedizin, Gesunderhaltung. Dieses Paradigma ist Grundlage der modernen Ausbildung junger Ärzte: Zuwendung zum Patienten motiviert ihn dazu, mit gesunder Ernährung und Sport selbst einen entscheidenden Beitrag zur Gesundheit(serhaltung) zu leisten. Ultramedizin steht für... more...

  • Gesundheitsvorsorge mit TCMby Alexander Meng

    Springer 2009; US$ 69.95

    "Das Teuerste auf der Erde ist das Leben" (Daodejing). Im alten China wurden Ärzte so lange gut bezahlt, wie die ihnen Anvertrauten gesund blieben. Der Mensch bildete mit Natur, Himmel und Erde eine untrennbare Einheit. Auch in unserem Zeitalter wird das Thema Gesundheitsvorsorge immer bedeutender, oft mangelt es jedoch an der konkreten Umsetzung.... more...