The Resource Medical ethics : accounts of ground-breaking cases, Gregory E. Pence, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Medical ethics : accounts of ground-breaking cases, Gregory E. Pence, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Label
Medical ethics : accounts of ground-breaking cases
Title
Medical ethics
Title remainder
accounts of ground-breaking cases
Statement of responsibility
Gregory E. Pence, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
174.2
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grade 9 to 12
LC call number
R724
LC item number
.P36 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • W 50
  • W 50
NLM item number
P397m 2015
Label
Medical ethics : accounts of ground-breaking cases, Gregory E. Pence, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Publication
Note
Editions 1-5 published under: Classic cases in medical ethics
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • COPLEY
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Ethical reasoning, moral theories, principles, and bioethics -- 2. Requests to die: non-terminal patients -- 3. Requests to die: terminal patients -- 4. Comas: Karen Quinlan, Nancy Cruzan, and Terri Schiavo -- 5. Abortion: the trial of Kenneth Edelin -- 6. Assisted reproduction, multiple births, and elderly parents -- 7. Embryos, stem cells, and cloning -- 8. The ethics of treating impaired babies -- 9. Medical research on animals -- 10. Medical research on vulnerable human subjects -- 11. Surgeons' desire for fame: ethics of the first transplants -- 12. Just distribution of organs: God committee and personal responsibility -- 13. Using one baby for another: babies Fae, Gabriel, and Theresa and conjoined twins -- 14. Ethical issues of intersex and transgender persons -- 15. Involuntary psychiatric commitment: the case of Joyce Brown -- 16. Ethical issues in testing for genetic disease -- 17. Ethical issues in stopping the global spread of AIDS -- 18. Ethical issues with the Affordable Care Act -- 19. Ethical issues in medical enhancement
Control code
ocn862041549
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Seventh edition.
Extent
xx, 365, 32, 14 pages
Isbn
9780078038457
Lccn
2013043702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u226851
System control number
(OCoLC)862041549

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