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The Penn Center Guide to Bioethics

Vardit Ravitsky, Autumn Fiester, Arthur L. Caplan, [editors]
Format
Book
Published
New York : Springer Pub., c2009.
Language
English
Variant Title
Guide to bioethics.
ISBN
9780826115225 (alk. paper), 0826115225 (alk. paper)
Contents
  • I. Bioethics: birth, evolution and context. Birth and evolution of bioethics / Arthur Caplan
  • The ethics of bioethics / Robert Baker
  • The independence principle in bioethics / David Perlman
  • Health law and bioethics / Barry R. Furrow
  • Bioethics: the citizen view and its perils / John Timpane
  • Health and disease: conceptual perspectives and ethical implications / Dominic Sisti
  • II. Emerging issues: neuroethics and nanoethics. Neuroethics / Martha J. Farah
  • Is my mind mine? Neuroethics and brain imaging / Paul Wolpe
  • Future minds: transhumanism, cognitive enhancement and the nature of persons / Susan Schneider
  • Ethical issues in nano-medicine / Jan Jaeger, Marisa Marcin & Paul Wolpe
  • III. Bioethics at the bedside. Confidentiality: an expectation in health care / Anita L. Allen
  • Hospital ethics committees and ethics consultants / James J. McCartney
  • Ethical issues in nursing practice / Connie Ulrich & Mindy Zeitzer
  • Conscientious refusals by physicians / Holly Lynch
  • Mediation and healthcare / Edward Bergman & Autumn Fiester
  • The moral education of medical students / Judah L. Goldberg
  • Disability perspectives on bioethics / Carol Schilling
  • Ethical issues in care giving / Gerald Wolpe
  • IV. Research ethics. Research misconduct and fraud / Barbara K. Redman
  • Ethical issues in innovative surgery / Angelique M. Reitsma
  • Unique aspects of informed consent in emergency research / Jill M. Barren
  • The ethics of inclusion and exclusion in clinical trials: race, gender and age / Diana Zuckerman
  • The use of placebo-controlled groups in clinical trials / Susan Ellenberg
  • Forbidden knowledge / William R. LaFleur
  • Conflict of interest in American universities / Perry B. Molinoff
  • -- V. Reproductive technologies. Regulating assisted reproductive technology: avoiding extremes / Jennifer L. Rosato
  • Choosing future people: reproductive technologies and identity / Mark Greene
  • Ethical aspects of egg donation / Luigi Mastroianni
  • Ethical aspects of male infertility / Georgios Karnakis & Pasquale Patrizio
  • Ethical aspects of pre-implantation genetic diagnosis / Frances Batzer & Vardit Ravitsky
  • The influence of language on the beginning of life debate / Tom A. Marino
  • VI. Genetics. Eugenics / Mark B. Adams
  • Human gene patenting / Jon F. Merz
  • Genetics research and race: whither bioethics? / Pamela Sankar
  • Biobanks / Bernice S. Elger
  • Prenatal choices: genetic counseling for genetic conditions / Curtis Coughlin
  • Ethical issues in animal biotechnology / Autumn Fiester
  • Ethical and social aspects of transgenic plants / David Magnus
  • VII. Fetuses and children. Contested territory of medical decision-making for children / Wynne Morrison & Chris Feudtner
  • "This won't hurt a bit": truth telling to children / Alisa A. Padon & Steven Handler
  • Children in research: linking assent and parental permission / Victoria A. Miller, William W. Reynolds & Robert M. Nelson
  • Withdrawing and withholding life prolonging therapies in children / Margaret M. Mahon
  • Ethical challenges in pediatric dialysis and kidney transplantation / Bernard S. Kaplan, Cynthia Green, Jorge Baluarte & Kevin E. C. Meyers
  • The Ethics of perinatal palliative care / Chris Feudtner & Dave Munson
  • VIII. Access to health care. Health care access in the U.S.: American exceptionalism once more! / Stephen Lammers
  • Does the U.S. Constitution protect a right to unapproved drugs? / Theodore W. Ruger & Mahnu Davar
  • Fair pricing and access to medicines for the poor / Don W. Light
  • -- IX. Community and public health. Public health ethics: an update on an emerging field / Michael Yudell
  • Bioethics 'on the ground': public health matters / Joanne Godley
  • Disease control policy: individual rights versus the common good / Jason Schwartz
  • Bioethics and national security / Jonathan D. Moreno and Michael S. Peroski
  • Bringing the public to the private: increasing the accountability of nonprofit health organizations / Roberta M. Snow
  • The bioethics of tobacco / Eric A. Feldman
  • HIV exceptionalism and the mutability of ethical boundaries / Marlene Eisenberg, Michael Blank & Ronald Bayer
  • X. Vaccines. Ethics of allocating vaccines / Robert I. Field
  • The ethics of vaccination / James Colgrove
  • Influenza vaccination of healthcare workers / Michael Smith
  • XI. Organ transplantation. Organ transplantation: the challenge of scarcity / Arthur Caplan
  • The importance of embodiment in transplant ethics / Nora L. Jones
  • Organ trafficking and transplant tourism / Debra Budiani-Saberi
  • Ethical dilemmas in the management of the potential organ donor after circulatory determination of death / Scott D. Halpern
  • Protecting live kidney and liver donors / Peter Reese, Peter Abt & Roy Bloom
  • Organ transplantation and re-transplantation: medical and ethical considerations / Raluca Vrabie, Vardit Ravitsky & Thoman W. Faust
  • XII. End of life. Advance directives / Stephen Hanson & David Doukas
  • Medical futility / Horace M. DeLisser
  • Hospice: past, future, and ethical considerations / Amy Corcoran & Jennifer Kapo
  • Palliative care / Debra Lynn-McHale Wiegand.
Description
xxvii, 828 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes
  • "Penn Center for Bioethics."
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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