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Classic cases in medical ethics : accounts of the cases that have shaped and define medical ethics / Gregory Pence

By: Pence, Gregory E
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Higher Education, c2008Edition: 5th edDescription: xxiii, 365 p. ; 23 cmISBN: 9780073535739 (alk. paper); 0073535737 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Medical ethics -- Case studies | Bioethical Issues | Ethics, Medical -- history | Ethics, Clinical -- history | History, 20th Century | Patient Rights -- legislation & jurisprudence | Social Justice -- ethics | United StatesDDC classification: 174.2 LOC classification: R724 | .P36 2008Online resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description | Contributor biographical information
Contents:
Requests to die: Elizabeth Bouvia and Larry McAfee -- Comas: Karen Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan & Teri Schiavo -- Physician-assisted dying: Oregon's legalization -- Abortion: the trial of Kenneth Edelin -- Assisted reproduction: Louise Brown and beyond -- Battles over stem cells and embryos -- Reproductive cloning -- Letting impaired newborns die: the baby Doe cases -- Ethical theories in medical ethics -- Animal subjects: the Philadelphia primate study -- human subjects: the Tuskegee syphilis study -- Desires to be first: hand, heart, & face transplants: artificial hearts and separating conjoined twins -- The God committee: problems of just allocation of organs -- Using one baby to help another: baby Fae and baby Theresa -- Involuntary psychiatric commitment: Joyce Brown -- Ethical issues and genetic diseases: the challenge of diabetes -- Preventing the global spread of AIDS -- Ethics & financing medicine: Americare
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Includes bibliographical references (p. N-1-N-26) and indexes

Requests to die: Elizabeth Bouvia and Larry McAfee -- Comas: Karen Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan & Teri Schiavo -- Physician-assisted dying: Oregon's legalization -- Abortion: the trial of Kenneth Edelin -- Assisted reproduction: Louise Brown and beyond -- Battles over stem cells and embryos -- Reproductive cloning -- Letting impaired newborns die: the baby Doe cases -- Ethical theories in medical ethics -- Animal subjects: the Philadelphia primate study -- human subjects: the Tuskegee syphilis study -- Desires to be first: hand, heart, & face transplants: artificial hearts and separating conjoined twins -- The God committee: problems of just allocation of organs -- Using one baby to help another: baby Fae and baby Theresa -- Involuntary psychiatric commitment: Joyce Brown -- Ethical issues and genetic diseases: the challenge of diabetes -- Preventing the global spread of AIDS -- Ethics & financing medicine: Americare

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