Case Studies in Biomedical Ethics: Decision-Making, Principles, and Cases. Robert M. Veatch. Oxford University Press (). Case Studies in Biomedical Ethics by Robert M. Veatch, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Ideal for undergraduate and graduate courses in biomedical ethics, bioethics, and medical ethics, Case Studies in Biomedical Ethics incorporates Robert M. Veatch is Professor of Medical Ethics, Professor of Philosophy, and former Director.
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Case Studies in Biomedical Ethics: Decision-Making, Principles, and Cases
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Case Studies in Biomedical Ethics: Description The most comprehensive and up-to-date collection of its kind, Case Studies in Biomedical Ethics: Decision-Making, Principles, and Cases addresses the most critical and timely ethical stufies in healthcare. Drawing on over case studies from current events, court cases, and physicians’ experiences, the book is divided into three parts.
Part I presents a basic framework for ethical decision-making in healthcare, covering such issues as separating evaluative questions from questions of fact; distinguishing between ethical and nonethical evaluations; and identifying the source of ethical judgments. Expanding upon this framework, Part II explains the ethical principles: Parts I and II provide students with the background to analyze the ethical dilemmas presented in Part III, which features cases on a broad spectrum of issues including abortion, genetics, mental health, confidentiality, health insurance, experimentation on humans, the right to refuse treatment, and death and dying.
Each case is accompanied by the authors’ commentary, which guides students in considering the issues.
The new edition adds many new cases, including those at the forefront of public debate: Richard Norris one of the first face transplant casesThe Hobby Lobby contraceptive insurance case whether The Affordable Care Act should require employers to cover contraception and abortifacientsTerri Schiavo the public controversy over withdrawing nutritionand Sarah Murnaghan the lung transplant caseand the SUPPORT study the raging controversy over whether parents need to be informed of a randomization in the care of premature infants.
Ideal for courses in biomedical ethics, bioethics, and medical ethics.
Case Studies in Biomedical Ethics : Robert M. Veatch :
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The authors obviously have a very strong grasp of current issues in health care today. He is also professor in the Philosophy Department and has held appointment as adjunct professor in the Georgetown Department of Community and Family Medicine.
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