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- Troubador Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 7.99
The scandals of poor care and repeated cover-ups in the NHS in recent years have raised serious questions about the mistreatment of NHS?whistleblowers. This book is autobiographical and offers the first detailed account of the ruin of a highly competent senior doctor who blew the whistle. more...
- Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 26.99
The health-care system in the United States is by far the most expensive in the world, yet its outcomes are decidedly mediocre in comparison to those of other countries. Poor communication between doctors and patients, Dennis Rosen argues, is at the heart of this disparity, a pervasive problem that damages not only the well-being of the patient but... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 205.00
This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful of national developments, the handbook supports a global perspective in its approach to medical law. Contributors include leading scholars... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
Perinatologists confront many ethical challenges in clinical care and research for which they need ethically sound, clinically practical guidance for clinical judgment and decision making with their patients.This is the first book to address these challenges in a clinically practical and comprehensive way. The unique feature of the book is its deployment... more...
- Kohlhammer Verlag 2014; US$ 14.03
Die aktuelle öffentliche Diskussion über den assistierten Suizid wird zumindest in Teilen von weltanschaulichem Schwarz-Weiß-Denken bestimmt, was eine sachliche, differenzierte Diskussion erschwert. Die Autoren dieses Buchs wollen in dieser Situation die Beratungsfunktion der Wissenschaft für die Politik konstruktiv ausüben. Deshalb unterbreiten sie... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 49.99
?Mit Hilfe pradiktiv-gendiagnostischer Untersuchungsverfahren gelingt die Identifizierung genetischer Risikofaktoren weit vor Sichtbarwerdung erster Erkrankungssymptome. Am Beispiel der pradiktiven Brustkrebsdiagnostik begrundet Ariane Schroeder das Recht auf Nichtwissen aus Sicht einer aufgeklarten Patientenautonomie positiv und profiliert es als... more...
- 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...
Suffering Narratives of Older Adults: A Phenomenological Approach to Serious Illness, Chronic Pain, Recovery and Maternal CareTaylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00
In Suffering Narratives of Older Adults , Mary Beth Quaranta Morrissey turns to the traditions of phenomenology, humanistic psychology and social work to provide an in-depth exploration of the deep structure of the suffering experience. She draws upon the notion of maternal holding to develop an original construct of maternal affordances ? the... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00
Drawing together interview material, medical publications, and first-hand accounts, this book shows that what is being remade in the burgeoning medical field of face transplantation is not only the lives of patients, but also the very ways that state institutions, surgeons, and families make sense of rights, claims for inclusion, and life itself. more...